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TMT12 Azure WAF Mastery: Securing Web Applications with Confidence (Part 2)


4:15pm - 5:30pm

Level: Intermediate

Yung Chou

Cloud Solution Architect


In today's digital landscape, the threat of malicious attacks on web applications is ever-present. Protecting your online assets is not just a priority but a necessity. That's where Azure Web Application Firewall (WAF) comes in—a robust cloud-native security platform designed to fortify web applications against a myriad of exploits and vulnerabilities.

Join us for a comprehensive 2-part series aimed at empowering IT professionals and developers with the knowledge and tools to bolster web application security using Azure WAF. Those with prior knowledge of web application concepts and experience in Azure administration may find this series particularly beneficial.

Part 2 adopts a hands-on approach, featuring real-time demonstrations where we'll attempt to breach a web application with and without WAF protection, showcasing its effectiveness against common threats such as cross-site scripting and SQL injection.

You will learn:

  • Comprehensive Defense: Explore Azure WAF's pivotal role, features, and seamless integration with Azure services, empowering robust defense mechanisms for web applications.
  • Operational Mastery: Master the configuration, deployment, and monitoring procedures of Azure WAF, gaining practical skills for seamless implementation.
  • Real-world Protection: Witness firsthand how Azure WAF effectively shields web applications against common threats and vulnerabilities, enhancing your security posture.