- Security module protects websites with no perceivable impact on performance
- Cloudflare customers can activate enterprise-grade website security instantaneously
- Integration combats the acceleration of browser-side website attacks
MILPITAS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#2019HolidaySeason—Tala Security, the industry leader in the protection of enterprise websites and web applications against advanced client-side attacks, today announced it is expanding its mission to secure and enable the modern web through an integration with Cloudflare, a pioneering company behind some of the world’s busiest websites.
The Tala security module on Cloudflare assures website protection with near-zero impact on performance. Tala partnered with Cloudflare to further the shared goals of ensuring website security, preserving data privacy and assuring the integrity of web commerce. Tala’s innovative and unobtrusive solution, coupled with Cloudflare’s global reach, offers a compelling, highly efficient solution for enabling client-side security to combat the acceleration of global website attacks like Magecart.
Tala has integrated its web module capabilities into the Cloudflare Workers Platform to enable a serverless, instantaneous deployment from Cloudflare’s more than 200 reliable and redundant edge locations around the world. Tala automates the creation and activation of standards-based, browser-native controls to deliver highly effective security without impacting website performance or user experience. Read more about the integration on the Cloudflare blog.
“Cloudflare helps form the foundation of the modern web,” said Tala Security founder and CEO Aanand Krishnan. “By creating a module that fits seamlessly into its deployments, Tala can extend our reach in securing and enabling today’s most popular websites. Companies are asking for simplified implementations of effective security that don’t impact performance and accelerate online capability. That’s the core of our offerings.”
Aanand expanded on his company’s approach in a post on Tala’s blog titled “Integration at the Heart of Everything.”
About Tala Security
Tala Security protects modern websites and web applications from critical and growing threats, such as cross-site scripting (XSS), Magecart, website supply-chain attacks, clickjacking and others. Tala defends against such attacks by automating the deployment and dynamic adjustment of browser-native, standards-based security controls such as Content Security Policy (CSP), Subresource Integrity (SRI), HTTP Strict Transport Security (HSTS) and other web security standards. The activation of browser-native security controls provides comprehensive security without requiring any changes to the application code and with almost no impact on website performance. Tala’s product is powered by an AI-assisted analytics engine that evaluates over 50 unique indicators of a web page’s behavior. The analytics engine provides comprehensive risk analysis and works in conjunction with an AI-assisted automation engine that generates and continuously updates these browser-native standards-based security policies. Tala’s product also provides customers with streamlined alert analytics and incident management. Tala serves large website operators in verticals such as financial services, online retail, payment processing, hi-tech, fintech and education. Learn more at https://www.talasecurity.io.
Cloudflare, Inc. (www.cloudflare.com / @cloudflare) is on a mission to help build a better Internet. Cloudflare’s platform protects and accelerates any Internet application online without adding hardware, installing software, or changing a line of code. Internet properties powered by Cloudflare have all web traffic routed through its intelligent global network, which gets smarter with every request. As a result, they see significant improvement in performance and a decrease in spam and other attacks. Cloudflare was named to Entrepreneur Magazine’s Top Company Cultures 2018 list and ranked among the World’s Most Innovative Companies by Fast Company in 2019. Headquartered in San Francisco, CA, Cloudflare has offices in Austin, TX, Champaign, IL, New York, NY, San Jose, CA, Seattle, WA, Washington, D.C., Lisbon, London, Munich, Beijing, Singapore, and Sydney.