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Stable release 2.9.0 / 12 February 2015; 3 months ago (2015-02-12)
Available in English
License BSD license

ModSecurity supplies an array of request filtering and other security features to the Apache HTTP Server, IIS and NGINX. ModSecurity is a web application layer firewall. ModSecurity is free software released under the Apache license 2.0.


On February 13, 2013, a comparative penetration testing analysis report was published by Zero Science Lab, showing that ModSecurity is more effective than CloudFlare and Incapsula, but it has more false positives than Incapsula.[1][2]

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