Cloud Security Solutions

Secure websites and data centers to reduce the risk of downtime and data theft

Online threats are constantly changing. Offering protection against the largest and most sophisticated attacks, Akamai helps you safeguard your websites and other Internet-facing applications from the risks of downtime and data theft. Built on the Akamai Intelligent Platform™, Akamai Cloud Security Solutions provide the scale to stop the largest Distributed Denial-of-Service (DDoS) and web application attacks without reducing performance, as well as intelligence into the latest threats and the expertise to adapt to shifting tactics and attack vectors.

Website Protection

  • Kona Site Defender

    Integrated DDoS protection and web application firewall to protect websites against the increasing frequency, sophistication and scale of attacks

    • Reduces risks of downtime, data theft and website defacement
    • Protects against the largest DoS and DDoS attacks
    • Protects against web attacks such as SQL injection, XSS and RFI
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  • Kona DDoS Defender

    Managed DDoS protection service for critical websites and web applications

    • Reduces risk of downtime for critical websites
    • Protects against the largest DoS and DDoS attacks
    • Fast mitigation by Akamai’s 24x7 security operations center
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  • Fast DNS

    Cloud-based DNS service with improved performance, 24x7 availability and resiliency against the largest DDoS attacks

    • Improves DNS response by up to 75 percent
    • Improve availability of DNS services for global users
    • Protects DNS infrastructure against the largest DDoS attacks
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  • Client Reputation

    Stop malicious clients before they can attack, based on Akamai’s visibility into prior behavior of individual IP addresses

    • Additional layer of defense for Kona Site Defender based on recent client behavior
    • Leverages Akamai’s visibility into attacks against other customers
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  • Site Shield

    Origin defense by cloaking websites and web infrastructure

    • Ensures web traffic goes through the Akamai Intelligent Platform
    • Complements Kona DDoS Defender to help prevent attackers from targeting the origin
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Infrastructure Protection

  • Prolexic Routed

    Managed DDoS protection service for the entire data center

    • Reduces business risks posed by the threat of DDoS attack
    • Maintains availability of Internet-facing applications
    • Fast mitigation by Akamai’s 24x7 SOC, with time-to-mitigate SLA
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  • Prolexic Connect

    Managed DDoS protection service for the entire data center, with a direct, high bandwidth connection to Akamai

    • Reduces business risks posed by the threat of DDoS attack
    • Maintains availability of Internet-facing applications
    • Fast mitigation by Akamai’s 24x7 SOC, with time-to-mitigate SLA
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  • Flow-Based Monitoring

    DDoS detection service for early notification of network-layer DDoS attacks

    • Reduces business risk posed by the threat of DDoS attack
    • Reduces time required to start mitigation with Prolexic Routed and Prolexic Connect
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  • Application-Based Monitoring

    DDoS detection service for early notification of application-layer DDoS attacks

    • Reduces business risk posed by the threat of DDoS attack
    • Reduces time required to start mitigation with Prolexic Routed and Prolexic Connect
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