About the F5 Essential App Protect Service

Essential App Protect provides instant, out-of-the-gate protection from common web exploits, malicious IPs and coordinated attack types. The solution takes the complexity out of securing your applications with a simple, cloud-native SaaS solution that is built and optimized for two types of users:

  • DevOps and application developers without a deep background in application security and require fast adoption and deployment
  • Cloud architects who are defining enterprise standards in mid-large organizations

Essential App Protect allows users to creating a fast, efficient, and optimized security policy addressing known OWASP top 10 vulnerabilities, and it is accessible through both a modern UI and open APIs that can connect to existing CI/CD pipelines.

Availability

The F5 Essential App Protect Service is available now as a preview service.

Note

This release of the F5 F5 Essential App Protect Service is considered a “Preview Service” under the F5 Cloud Services Subscription Terms. As such, the Essential App Protect Service is provided on a Preview Service-basis for a limited time for your internal demonstration, testing, or evaluation purposes only and not for use in a production environment. This also requires that you not submit any personal information (such as a person’s name or identification number or location data) to the Preview Service. For more details, please refer to the F5 Cloud Services Subscription Terms.

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