APIs are common platform or data environment where people processes and information around the data environment. API management handles external traffics.

WAF is another category of firewall, differentiated by how specifically it filters data packets. The WAF is unique because it focuses on solely web-based attackers at the application layer. A WAF is most like a proxy firewall but with a specific focus on Layer 7 application logic.

A WAF analyzes HTTP requests and applies a set of rules that define what parts of that conversation are benign and what parts are malicious. The main parts of HTTP conversations that…


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