Control which traffic to allow or block to your web application by defining customizable web security rules

What is AWS WAF?

AWS WAF is a web application firewall that helps protect your web applications from common web exploits that could affect application availability, compromise security, or consume excessive resources.

AWS WAF is a tool in the Security category of a tech stack.

Who Uses AWS WAF?

12 companies use AWS WAF including Publitas, Zola, and Pangea.

Why people like AWS WAF

Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use AWS WAF.



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AWS WAF's alternatives

  • Let's Encrypt - A free, automated, and open Certificate Authority (CA)
  • Authy - The easiest way to add Two-Factor Authentication to any website or app.
  • Sqreen - Automated security for developers
  • Castle - Track security events or any unstructured data from your web backend or mobile app, and Castle will look for anomalies
  • AWS Shield - Managed DDoS Protection

See all alternatives to AWS WAF