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ModSecurity on Apache


This scenario serves as a basic introduction to setting up and configuring ModSecurity on Apache. Disclaimer! This scenario is based on content from https://linoxide.com/security/securing-centos-7-modsecurity/

Based on the original content, we have improved on it as shown: 1. Availed a virtual environment with three different virtual machines to test the commands and configurations. 2. Mapped the network configuration to allow easy access.

What you will learn

After completing the scenario, participants will be able to install and configure ModSecurity on Cent OS 7. Specifically, this scenario addresses the following competences: - What ModSecurity is. - Importance of ModSecurity. - Installation and Configuration of ModSecurity. - Testing to confirm ModSecurity has been successfully installed and configured.

Scenario Pre-requisites / recommendations

This scenario requires basic knowledge in Linux operating systems.

Technical Details

  • This scenario uses a Virtual Machine with CentOS that will enable you to test the commands and configurations.
  • All packages have been installed for you but not configured as the VMs don't have internet access. Any install commands shown are for reference purposes only and should not be run.