The firewall supplied with all OVH web hosting plans will protect your dynamic websites.

Why use the firewall included in your Web Hosting plan?

ModSecurity filters your requests

This complementary Apache module filters all incoming requests on your web servers. To increase security, it intercepts and checks them before they are processed by the scripts.

By activating Mod Security in one click from the OVHcloud Control Panel, you will benefit from reinforced protection.

Counter attacks with ease

With the Core Rule Set (CRS), you will immediately get optimally pre-configured Mod Security, which will protect you against the latest attacks:

  • Trojan
  • Email injection
  • PDF file vulnerabilities
  • File injections on your Web Hosting plan
  • SQL or XSS injections
  • Etc.

More information available on our guide:

Activation guide