Web & Application Security Testing

Web & Application Security Testing

Ixia logoIn today's world of crippling cyber-attacks and dynamic applications, organizations need to know that their networks are secure enough to handle the worst that cyber criminals can throw at them.

Ixia PerfectStorm ONE - Video Overview

PerfectStorm ONE is an enterprise-scale 'proof-of-concept-in-a-box' to do real-world application and security testing, to defend vendor selection decisions, and ensure secure and successful roll-outs.

Essential Security Testing functionality

Ixia BreakingPoint provides test solutions to help enterprises, service providers, and equipment manufacturers:

  • Optimize firewall and other intrusion prevention systems (IPS) and security devices
  • Mitigate distributed denial of service (DDoS) and other attacks
  • Build networks and cloud infrastructures that are resilient to attacks
  • Perform "bake-off" evaluations on how next-generation firewalls and other security devices perform on a particular network
  • Validate and harden large 3G and 4G/LTE networks under the most realistic conditions


Ixia PerfectStorm Fusion - Massive Scale Layer 4-7 Testing

Now, with the new PerfectStorm Fusion load modules and XGS12 chassis, BreakingPoint is an all-in-one security and performance testing platform for massive-scale, stateful layer 4-7 application and security testing. It is the only system that provides modular scalability that achieves near Terabit levels of mixed application and malicious traffic to test all elements of today’s complex data centers

With BreakingPoint, you'll gain a global visibility into emerging threats and applications, along with advanced insight into the resiliency of an organization's IT infrastructure under operationally-relevant conditions and malicious attacks.

The BreakingPoint ATI program provides updates every 2 weeks, ensuring delivery of the industry's most up to date application and threat intelligence, including 200+ stateful application protocols, 6,000+ real-world attacks, and 35,000+ live malware samples found in enterprise, core, and mobile networks.

BreakingPoint solutions include:

  • Device Evaluation — Device evaluation solutions simulate real-world user traffic, at load, to determine how a device will perform when it goes live into production.
  • DDoS Mitigation — DDoS mitigation solutions ensure that next-gen firewalls, IPS devices, anti-DDoS appliances, and other devices recognize and block malicious traffic.
  • Cyber Range / Cyber Security Training — Cyber range solutions simulate Internet-scale cyber warfare scenarios to help you model and research advanced cyber threats and train cyber warriors. Cyber security training offers a standardized curriculum for the dynamic and real-world exercises needed to build skills and hone cyber warrior instincts.
  • Network Security Device Test — Network security test solutions emulate malicious and normal user traffic to harden the resiliency of devices and network infrastructure.

BreakingPoint Products include:


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