F5 GLOSSARY

Anti-Phishing

Anti-phishing tools monitor application traffic for attempts at harvesting private information through seemingly trusted authorities. Without anti-phishing technology, users are vulnerable to misleading identity-theft campaigns disguised in e-mail addresses and Web domains.

The F5 BIG-IP® Local Traffic Manager provides comprehensive protection against phishing attacks by controlling access and updates to identity information as part of every HTTPtransaction. Additionally, the BIG-IP Application Security Manager protects users from unforeseen cross-site scriptingcookie poisoning, and other tactics commonly used by malicious attackers.

F5 products that utilize Anti-Phishing technology: BIG-IP Local Traffic ManagerApplication Security Manager.


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