Web Security

Apache is the standard server of the world wide web and it excels in complex and security sensitive areas. Its flexibility allows for a wide range of authentication schemas which can be further hardened with a tight web application firewall configuration using modsecurity.

netnea has developped reverse proxies in various fields. They are in wide-spread use for the protection, the grouping or the virtualization of web infrastructures and backend services, or for providing single sign-on (SSO) functions. Our setups are elegant, well documented and simple to maintain.

The rise of the application level DDoS attacks is an interesting area. Among our various defense methods, you will also find a neat little script named Flying Frog. It is a helpful agent, which is able to detect malicious clients based on their connection behaviour outside of the webserver.