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Web Application and API Protection for Higher Education

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FortiWeb Cloud, Fortinet’s next-generation web application firewall (WAF), defends an academic institution’s most important web apps and APIs. FortiWeb uses machine learning (ML) to eliminate the false positives that drive administrative overhead and provides institutions effective protection for web applications against attacks and vulnerability exploits.


Strong Threat Detection

For protection against advanced threats, FortiWeb Cloud provides superior performance at scale. Protect legacy IT infrastructure, APIs, and cloud-hosted web apps essential to learning.

Cost Effective Management

FortiWeb Cloud helps academic institutions deliver leading protection with a single subscription-based solution. By simplifying regulatory requirements and preventing costly breaches, IT administrators save time and money.

Easy Management

FortiWeb Cloud provides academic institutions with the protection of an enterprise-class WAF with minimal configuration. With the built-in setup wizard, it’s up and running in just minutes.

Helping Educators Defend their Web Applications with Amazon CloudFront and Fortinet WAF

Educators today use web applications to deliver critical services to students, their families, their staff, and their communities. Those applications must be secured against an ever expanding and evolving threat landscape. To help you keep pace with modern application deployments, Fortinet, an industry leader in application security, and AWS have partnered to provide industry-leading performance and security on AWS.

Watch this webinar to learn how the combined offerings of AWS and Fortinet can help secure your critical web applications and APIs.

Find FortiWeb Cloud on AWS Marketplace

FortiWeb Cloud is a cloud-based solution activated by the AWS Marketplace. This means that capacity planning is managed by Fortinet and that you do not have to maintain costly hardware. If you deploy your application in the same AWS region, you will also benefit from:

  • Low latency
  • A consistent compliance environment
  • In-region data transfer rates