Configure your first WAF with modsecurity

2019-05-19T21:31:45+01:00 May 15th, 2019|Categories: Tutorials|Tags: , |

Introduction A Web Application Firewall (WAF) is useful to block request trying to exploit vulnerabilities on your website. This is not 100% safe but it is a good start to improve the security of your web-server. We will see how to install and configure modsecurity on your web-server with apache. Modsecurity is WAF module on apache that allows you to add rules on every request send to your website. Therefore, you can block request that try to access forbidden resources or inject malicious data in your website. Installation First, you need to install the module and activate it by copying [...]