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control-panels:cpanel-whm:mod-security [2016/07/06 19:16]
mscherf created (draft)
control-panels:cpanel-whm:mod-security [2018/02/23 16:27] (current)
Daniel P. [Firewall]
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-If you also have ConfigServer Security&​Firewall installed in the server, you may want to enable feature ​LF_MODSEC. If this feature is enabled, then if the same IP address triggers modsec rules a certain number of times within a certain period of time, that IP address will be blocked in the firewall (either temporarily or permanently,​ depending on how related settings are configured). But, since it is possible for some rules to conflict with some web applications,​ it is strongly recommended to make sure the installed modsec ruleset is appropriate for the specific server before enabling this firewall feature. Otherwise, typical visitors doing typical site activities might become blocked in the firewall.+If you also have ConfigServer Security&​Firewall installed in the server, you may want be aware that LF_MODSEC ​is enabled by default. If this feature is enabled, then if the same IP address triggers modsec rules a certain number of times within a certain period of time, that IP address will be blocked in the firewall (either temporarily or permanently,​ depending on how related settings are configured). But, since it is possible for some rules to conflict with some web applications,​ it is strongly recommended to make sure the installed modsec ruleset is appropriate for the specific server before enabling this firewall feature. Otherwise, typical visitors doing typical site activities might become blocked in the firewall.
control-panels/cpanel-whm/mod-security.txt · Last modified: 2018/02/23 16:27 by Daniel P.