Radware® (NASDAQ: RDWR), a leading provider of cyber security and application delivery solutions, announced the launch of a new cloud security center in Italy. Located in Milan, the center will offer customers protection from OWASP Top 10 Web Application Security Risks for 2021, OWASP Top 21 Automated Threats to Web Applications, OWASP API Security Top 10, as well as volumetric distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) and application-level DDoS attacks.
According to Radware’s First Half 2022 Global Threat Analysis Report, the first six months of 2022 saw a dramatic increase in cyberattacks across the globe. The number of DDoS attacks climbed 203% and malicious web application transactions grew by 38% compared to the same period last year.
“Attacks on web applications, mobile applications, and APIs are dramatically growing in volume and complexity each year. That is why having a large-scale attack detection and mitigation capacity at your disposal is an absolute requirement to stop attacks,” said Haim Zelikovsky, vice president of cloud security services for Radware. “Radware remains committed to the continued expansion of our fighting capacity and global cloud footprint, so we can meet the increasing demand for low latency performance and help companies comply with evolving data sovereignty requirements.”
Today, Radware’s network includes over 10Tbps of mitigation capacity across more than 50 security centers located around the globe. The most recent additions in 2022 include the launch of new facilities in Chile, Taiwan, and the United Arab Emirates.
“Backed by more than 20 years of cyber security experience, Radware is invested in fighting against the threat of cyberattacks,” said Rob Hartley, vice president and managing director for EMEA and LATAM. “The new center will serve not only private and public sector customers in Italy, but also any global organization with attack traffic originating from that region.”
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