Mod Security

Mod Security - Open Source Web Application Firewall Web Application Firewall in action

ModSecurity is an open source intrusion detection and prevention engine for web applications (or a web application firewall). Operating as an Apache Web server module or standalone, the purpose of ModSecurity is to increase web application security, protecting web applications from known and unknown attacks.

  • Request Filtering
  • Path normalizing
  • Audit log
  • POST Payload analysis
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