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Signal Sciences Wins Most Innovative Web Application Security Award By Cyber Defense Magazine

Signal Sciences Outshines 3,000 InfoSec Companies in the Running

Signal Sciences, the fastest growing web application security company in the world, today announced that it has been named a winner in Cyber Defense Magazine’s annual InfoSec Awards. Signal Sciences’ award-winning next-gen WAF and RASP technology was recognized as the Most Innovative Web Application Security solution in the market. All winners will be recognized at the RSA Conference 2019 in San Francisco, where Signal Sciences will be exhibiting at Booth N5358.

The latest distinction comes on the heels of a tidal wave of industry recognitions, including being named a 2018 Gartner Peer Insight Customers’ Choice for Web Application Firewalls (WAF), and a Silver winner for the InfoSecurity Product Guide Awards, further reinforcing Signal Sciences’ commitment to combating the ever-evolving web application threats organizations face today.

“Isn’t it time to stop the breaches and get one step ahead of the next threat? Signal Sciences has won the Most Innovative Web Application Security award because they are an innovator that actually helps you reach this goal and defeat the next generation of exploiters,” said Gary S. Miliefsky, CEO, Cyber Defense Media Group, which is in its seventh year of publishing Cyber Defense Magazine.

Breaking through the limitations of the legacy WAF approach, Signal Sciences next-gen WAF and RASP solution provides security, operations and development teams with the visibility, security and scalability needed to protect against the full spectrum of threats their web applications face. Signal Sciences is used in fully automated blocking mode by a stunning 95 percent of customers, including Under Armour, Adobe, Datadog, One Medical, WeWork and many others, eliminating the learning, tuning and complexity required from legacy WAF solutions.

“Innovation is an inherent part of our DNA, and we are thrilled Cyber Defense Magazine has recognized Signal Sciences as a leader and innovator in the security space,” said Sharon Thompson, Vice President of Marketing at Signal Sciences. “We have taken a radically new approach to web application security, designing a next-gen WAF and RASP solution that elevates app security to the next level This is a real testament to our success in solving challenges for our customers that legacy WAF solutions cannot.”

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With over 1.4 Million annual readers and growing, and over 7,000 pages of searchable online infosec content, Cyber Defense Magazine is the premier source of IT Security information. We are managed and published by and for ethical, honest, passionate information security professionals. Our mission is to share cutting-edge knowledge, real-world stories and awards on the best ideas, products and services in the information technology industry. We deliver electronic magazines every month online for free, and limited print editions exclusively for the RSA conferences and our paid subscribers. CDM is a proud member of the Cyber Defense Media Group. Learn more about us at and visit and to see and hear some of the most informative interviews of many of these winning company executives.

About Signal Sciences

Signal Sciences is the fastest growing web application security company in the world. With its award-winning next-gen WAF and RASP solution, Signal Sciences protects over 10,000 applications and over a trillion production requests per month. Signal Sciences’ patented architecture provides organizations working in a modern development environment with comprehensive and scalable threat protection and security visibility. The company works with some of the world’s most recognizable companies, like Under Armour, Adobe and WeWork, across industries, including five of the top ecommerce companies, five of the largest software companies, in addition to many others in the financial services, retail, healthcare, media and entertainment, and government sectors. In 2018, Signal Sciences won Technology of the Year from InfoWorld and Computing’s DevOps Excellence Award for Best DevOps Security Tool. For more information, visit Signal Sciences or follow @SignalSciences.

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Juanita Mo
Director of Communications, Signal Sciences

Kasia Hall
Matter Communications for Signal Sciences

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