'Mod_security' is an intrusion detection and prevention module for Apache Web servers. Its purpose is to protect vulnerable applications by detecting and (optionally) rejecting attacks. In addition to request filtering (using regex), it can create Web application audit logs. Unlike other similar projects, Mod_security can analyse POST payloads.
DocumentationUser reference manual available in PDF format from http://www.modsecurity.org/documentation/modsecurity-manual-v1.5.1.pdf
released on 9 March 2005
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv2orlater||Janet Casey||15 July 2003|
Leaders and contributors
Resources and communication
|Support||Mailing List Info/Archive||http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/mod-security-users|
|Developer||VCS Repository Webview||http://cvs.sourceforge.net/cgi-bin/viewcvs.cgi/mod-security/mod_security/|
|Required to use||Apache|
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