Because of its position within your network, a load balancer is often the ideal place to implement additional security. This section describes each of the available security measures.
- Global Profiling Engine
Enable the Global Profiling Engine for aggregating real-time and historical stick table data.
- Response Policies
Perform actions on suspicious connections or requests.
Encrypt traffic using SSL/TLS.
Enable client authentication in HAProxy Enterprise.
- Bot Management
Set countermeasures for malicious bots.
- Handling a DoS attack
Defend against denial-of-service attacks using HAProxy Enterprise.
- Web Application Firewall
Enable the HAProxy Enterprise Web Application Firewall.
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