Modsec is one of the most popular web application firewalls. Initially, it was made to be used by Apache, but has now been designed in a way that it can also be used with other major web servers. Modsec helps you to do real-time web application monitoring, logging and access control. This tutorial deals with Modsec 3.0.3, which is the latest version of Modsec as at the time of writing. Some of the info provided here, especially in the installation process, may not be applicable to earlier versions of Modsec. However, most of the other information will work on all.
In this tutorial, the following topics shall be covered: - Compilation of Modsecurity v3 - Compilation of Modsecurity Apache connector - Integrating Modsecurity with Apache - Configuring modsecurity - Writing Modsecurity rules
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