The level of security provided by the standard distribution package is sufficiently high. However, the implementation of a web project usually requires component customization and developing custom tools whose security is not always tested and thus cannot be trusted. The Proactive protection module is an important part of the security subsystem and significantly strengthens web project security.
The chapter describes general operations required on an administrator’s side to configure the Proactive protection module.
A Proactive Protection is a complex of hardware and software solutions and organizational measures within the concept of security aimed to broaden the idea of web application threat immunity and possible reaction to threats.
The module offers the following protection features: