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    Providing 24x7 monitored and managed protection of your people, data infrastructure and applications.

    Ward Solutions web application firewall and security engineers can install, supply and manage firewalls providing a level of resource, security management and vendor expertise, maximising the effectiveness of your firewalls in order to protect your networks and services.

    A Web Application Firewall (WAF) provides specific functionality to protects web applications, enforcing rules, checking for threats and blocking unsafe request or data. PCI DSS standard mandates that your online application accepting payments utilises a WAF Whilst traditional network firewalls protect your networks, your web applications are constantly exposed to an hourly barrage of evolving automated and sophisticated application layer attacks from cyber criminals, nation states. This puts your information systems at significant risk. It is critical that you have an appropriate Web application firewall infrastructure to these web applications. It’s also critical that you the right expertise, processes, management and support available to maximise the effectiveness of your web application firewalls in protecting your organisations applications, systems and data. Web Application Firewall technology has significant increased functionality in terms of the basic unwanted web application traffic blocking, as well as content filtering, integrated intrusion prevention, DLP, application control and anti-malware capabilities. Managing and responding to your WAF similar to your network firewall round the clock requires a level of skilled and experienced resource that a lot of IT departments cannot hire or retain.

    We can supply your firewall on premise or in the cloud as either straight resale – i.e. customer owned or as a service WAFaaS. We can install, configure, manage and support either. Additionally, we can take on existing WAF estate under our managed or support agreements. We deliver our resources, our expertise and our best in class change management, incident investigation and response management and integrated vendor support processes to ensure a fully effective firewall service protecting your network and services.

    • Our service is based on the appropriate models that you need of best in breed vendor firewall technologies – Fortinet.
    • Ward provide round the clock firewall support and management.
    • We provide a complete service take on, rulebase review, rule/change management, support management, software updates/patching, break fix, replacement.
    • Secure access to online portal for performance reporting.
    • Fully flexible commercial and delivery model, you own we manage, we lease we manage, hybrid etc.

    Implementing controls and technologies to protect you from an increasingly complex threat landscape.

    Ensure Cyber Security

    With ever evolving cyber threats that occur 24/7, increasingly sophisticated infrastructures and stricter regulatory compliance requirements organisations are finding it a challenge to ensure information security.

    Protect Your Organisation

    Ward Solutions MSSP solutions enable you to protect your organisation by elevating your security posture, simplifying you overall security management, increase productivity and improving customer experience.

    Immediately Identify & Respond to Threats

    Our 24/7 Security Operation Centre (SOC) is manned by security experts dedicated to securing your data by identifying and responding to threats before you even know about them.

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    • Let us provide the services, consultancy or infrastructure as a service to you thereby removing the skills, resources challenges and capital costs burden from you and your business, allowing you to concentrate on what you do best.

      • Provide you with a range of consultancy services as a bundle to service a role or roles in your organisation – e.g. Information Security Office or Data Protection Officer
      • Provide you with the skills and resources you need to supplement your teams, resources and skillsets.
      • Supply you with various security infrastructure(s) and their operation – as a service to address a particulare need – e.g. secure perimeter or secure endpoint thereby relieving you of the capital, training and internal resourcing requirements.
      • Provide you with proactive and reactive security monitoring and management solutions.
      • Provide proactive and reactive support services to ensure the confidentiality, availability and integrity of your Information Systems.
      • Ensure that you meet your compliance and contractual commitments and services levels to your users, partners and customers.
      • Provide you with all of the call and ticket handling, issue resolution, escalation and service level reporting services that an enterprise support service requires.