Limelight's cloud security services offer a layered defense against malicious website attacks and unauthorized content access without impacting the performance of your web applications and content delivery. Limelight DDoS Attack Interceptor protects against denial of service attacks intended to overload online services with large volumes of malicious traffic. Limelight Web Application Firewall protects your web sites and web applications against malicious HTTP application layer attacks that are intended to compromise your web site and steal data. TLS/SSL capabilities encrypt data so it cannot be intercepted in transit, and multiple content security methods are available so only authorized users have access to your valuable content. Limelight offers a scalable range of cloud security solutions that protect your infrastructure and your content without impacting performance.
Limelight’s Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) Attack Interceptor ensures your web site remains open for business by defending against even the largest attacks intended to flood your web site with malicious traffic. Limelight's cloud-based, comprehensive multi-layer solution offers protection from even the largest and most complex DDoS attacks before they can impact website performance. Unlike on-premise DDoS solutions that need to be constantly maintained and updated and can be overwhelmed by large-scale volumetric attacks, Limelight DDoS Attack Interceptor is a scalable and cost-effective cloud-based protection service that is always up to date and doesn't require a team of in-house security experts. Limelight provides layers of DDoS defense, including detection of malicious traffic, proactive notification in the event of an attack, and mitigation of attacks through on-network globally positioned high-capacity scrubbing.
Limelight Web Application Firewall (WAF) protects your web sites and web applications against malicious HTTP application layer attacks such as cross-site scripting and SQL injection that are intended to steal data. Limelight's high-performance cloud-based WAF protection ensures that only dynamic content requests need to be forwarded to the WAF for inspection. This minimizes the performance impact of WAF protection and locks down IP traffic, as the WAF only accepts traffic from the CDN.
Securing the transmission of sensitive customer data using strong encryption has become increasingly important. Limelight has one of the world's largest TLS/SSL enabled networks, providing the capacity to deliver secure traffic without performance bottlenecks.
Limelight offers several integrated content security methods such as IP address whitelisting and blacklisting, geolocation access control, tokenization, and digital rights management that allow you to prevent unauthorized access to your content. Limelight makes it easy to secure your valuable digital content so you can maximize revenue.