The HAProxy Guide to Multi-Layered Security
Defense in Depth Using the Building Blocks of HAProxy.
HAProxy gives you the building blocks to create a strong, layered defense against DDoS, malicious bot traffic, vulnerability scanners and more. Using its flexible configuration language, you’ll learn to:
Define access control lists (ACLs) to block or reroute harmful traffic
Analyze the behavior of your clients through the in- memory storage, stick tables
Leverage key-value maps to dynamically update rules
Protect your services from application-layer DDoS attacks
Identify and stop malicious bots
Harness the power of the HAProxy Enterprise WAF to counter sophisticated, Layer 7 attacks like SQL injection and cross-site scripting
ABOUT THE EBOOK
HAProxy Technologies is the company behind HAProxy, the world’s fastest and most widely used software load balancer. HAProxy products are used by thousands of companies around the world to deliver applications and websites with the utmost in performance, reliability and security. This ebook provides a comprehensive overview for HAProxy’s extensive security capabilities needed to protect your infrastructure in today’s increasingly complex security threat landscape.