HAProxy Enterprise Documentation 2.1r1

Security

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.

Single Sign-on

Log into your applications only once with single sign-on.

Response Policies

Perform actions on suspicious connections or requests.

TLS

Encrypt traffic using SSL/TLS.

Authentication

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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Global Profiling Engine