App & API Protector
One-stop, zero-compromise security for websites, applications, and APIs.
More protection. Better outcomes. Less friction.
Tailor defenses to the latest applications and threats
Dynamically adapt protections to evolving attacks — including those targeting the OWASP Top 10.
Simplify security with automated updates and self tuning
Minimize effort with Akamai-managed updates and machine learning–powered self tuning.
Empower developers and security teams
Operationalize security with a choice of popular tools and deploy within a CI/CD pipeline.
Stronger security with less effort
Automatically and effortlessly pushes the latest protections for your apps and APIs.
Deep attack visibility
Custom dashboards, real-time alerts, and SIEM integration help you investigate and triage attacks.
Offload or augment management, monitoring, and threat mitigation to our global, 24/7 team.
Advanced API discovery
Manage risk from new or previously unknown APIs while monitoring for malicious payloads.
New wizard streamlines the integration and configuration workflow.
Detect and mitigate unwanted bot activity before it becomes a larger, more complicated problem.
Manage with a simple, intuitive GUI, or with our Terraform provider, APIs, or the Akamai CLI.
Advanced security management
Optional advanced controls with more configuration and automation flexibility.
Instantly drop network-layer DDoS attacks. Respond to application-layer attacks within seconds.
Gartner Names Akamai a 2021 Magic Quadrant WAAP Leader
In the first Gartner Magic Quadrant™ for Web Application and API Protection (WAAP), Akamai is a Leader. See why.
Akamai is a Gartner® Peer Insights™ Customers’ Choice
Powered by an adaptive security engine, Akamai’s WAAP comprises industry-leading WAF, bot mitigation, API security, and DDoS protection technology in a responsive solution that is easy to manage.
App & API Protector: Automated. Simple. Powerful.
Find out how to bring simplicity to the challenge of securing complex environments.
How Akamai Helps to Mitigate the OWASP API Security Top 10 Vulnerabilities
See how Akamai can help detect and protect against many of the attacks that attempt to exploit these serious vulnerabilities.
Simplify Your Web Application Security
Today’s complex web applications give cybercriminals countless ways to attack. Here’s why the best defense is simplicity.