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Imperva Recognized as a December 2018 Gartner Peer Insights Customers' Choice for Web Application Firewalls


(NASDAQ:IMPV), a leading global provider of best-in-class
cybersecurity solutions on-premises, in the cloud, and across hybrid
environments, today announced that it is a December 2018 Gartner Peer
Insights Customers' Choice for Web Application Firewalls. Peer Insights
is an online platform of ratings and reviews of IT software and services
written and read by IT professionals and decision-makers. Customers gave
Imperva an average of 4.5 of 5 stars*, highlighting the company's
dedication to innovation, flexible deployment options, and customer

Imperva received approximately 100 verified, anonymous reviews* provided
by members of its worldwide customer base, including:

  • "Good development design and easy to integrate with any platform" – technology
    in the Manufacturing industry
  • "One of the most reliable and resilient web application firewall
    solutions" – security
    in the government industry
  • "The most comprehensive WAF solution to-date" - technology
    in the Finance industry
  • "Easy implementation, great features, good product" - IT
    infrastructure director
    in the Services Industry

"It is truly rewarding to be recognized by our customers," said Chris
Hylen, president and CEO of Imperva. "We believe their positive reviews
are a testament to the hard work and commitment of our employees. We
look forward to continuing to deliver offerings that secure
mission-critical applications and data and enable customers to defend
their business growth."

Earlier in the year, Imperva was positioned as a Leader in the Gartner
Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewalls
for the fifth
consecutive year. According to Gartner, "Web application strategies
include a ‘hybrid approach' that protects on-premises and cloud-hosted
assets with the same WAF technology as the best use cases for WAF

Imperva is the only major WAF vendor to offer a hybrid approach. In
addition, Imperva was recognized by SC Media, cybersecurity
professionals' leading source of in-depth unbiased news and reviews, as
a Trust
Award finalist
in the Best Web Application Solution and Best
Database Security Solution categories for the 2019 SC Awards. The
finalists and winners for the Trust Awards are chosen by an expert panel
of judges with extensive knowledge and experience in the cybersecurity
industry. Winners will be announced at the SC Awards ceremony on March
5, 2019 in San Francisco.

*Ratings and reviews current as of December 14, 2018.

1] Gartner "Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewalls" by Jeremy
D'Hoinne, Adam Hils, Ayal Tirosh, Claudio Neiva, August 29, 2018.

About Peer Insights

Peer Insights is an online platform of ratings and reviews of IT
software and services that are written and read by IT professionals and
technology decision-makers. The goal is to help IT leaders make more
insightful purchase decisions and help technology providers improve
their products by receiving objective, unbiased feedback from their
customers. Gartner Peer Insights includes more than 70,000 verified
reviews in more than 200 markets. For more information, please visit

Gartner Disclaimers

Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its
research publications, and does not advise technology users to select
only those vendors with the highest ratings or other designation.
Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner's
research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact.
Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to
this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness
for a particular purpose.

Gartner Peer Insights Customers' Choice constitute the subjective
opinions of individual end-user reviews, ratings, and data applied
against a documented methodology; they neither represent the views of,
nor constitute an endorsement by, Gartner or its affiliates.

About Imperva WAF Solutions

Imperva WAF
analyzes user access to business-critical web applications and protects
these applications and the data they utilize from targeted web-based
attacks. The combination of on-premises appliances, cloud-based
services, threat intelligence, and flexible licensing enables companies
to protect their websites with complete confidence. Those seeking a
comprehensive application security solution can choose cloud-based
services, or deploy physical and virtual, on-premises or in the cloud.
Imperva WAF is also available for Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure
and Google Cloud with the same capabilities that protect on-premises

1] Gartner "Magic Quadrant for Web Application Firewalls" by Jeremy
D'Hoinne, Adam Hils, Ayal Tirosh, Claudio Neiva, August 29, 2018.

About Imperva

Imperva® is a leading cybersecurity company that delivers best-in-class
solutions to protect data and applications, wherever they reside:
on-premises, in the cloud, and across hybrid environments. The company's Incapsula,
and CounterBreach
product lines help organizations protect websites, applications, APIs,
and databases from cyberattacks while ensuring compliance. Imperva
innovates using data, analytics, and insights from our experts and our
community to deliver simple, effective, and enduring solutions that
protect our customers from cybercriminals. Learn more at,
our blog, or Twitter.

About The SC Awards

SC Awards is recognized as the industry gold standard of accomplishment
for cybersecurity professionals, products and services. With the awards,
SC Media recognizes the achievements of cybersecurity professionals in
the field, the innovations happening in the vendor and service provider
communities, and the vigilant work of government, commercial and
nonprofit entities. Vendors and service providers who offer a product
and/or service for the commercial, government, educational, nonprofit or
other industries are eligible for the SC Awards' Trust Award category

© 2018 Imperva, Inc. All rights reserved. Imperva, the Imperva logo,
CounterBreach, Incapsula, SecureSphere, ThreatRadar, Camouflage, and
Prevoty along with their designs are trademarks of Imperva, Inc. and its

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