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From a background in vulnerability management, Positive Technologies has evolved to offer security products that include a web application firewall (WAF).


  • Positive’s WAF, PT AF, differs from other products in the market because it is not based on signatures.

Features and Benefits

  • Analyzes the competitive landscape in web application firewalls.
  • Describes how Positive's approach differs from those of other vendors.

Key questions answered

  • What is a WAF and what is it used for?
  • What are the different generations of WAFs and what are their shortcomings?

Table of contents


  • Catalyst
  • Key messages
  • Ovum view

Recommendations for enterprises

  • Why put Positive Technologies’ PT AF on your radar?


  • Background
  • Current position

Data sheet

  • Key facts


  • On the Radar
  • Further reading
  • Author

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Asia-Pacific team: +61 (0)3 960 16700

US team: +1 212-652-5335

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