WAF Rule ID 356137


Alert message: Atomicorp.com WAF Rules: Potential Open Proxy Abuse - GeoIP Country Code Mismatch of X-Forwarded-For Request Header and Client REMOTE_ADDR

Rule Class: Generic Attack Ruleset (80_asl_proxy_abuse.conf)

Version: ‘2.2.6’

Severity: Emergency (HIDS: 14)

HTTP Protocol Phase: 1

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Description:

Atomicorp.com WAF Rules: Potential Open Proxy Abuse - GeoIP Country Code Mismatch of X-Forwarded-For Request Header and Client REMOTE_ADDR

Troubleshooting:

False Positives:

Instructions to report false positives are detailed at Reporting False Positives If it is a false positive, we will fix the issue in the rules and get a release out to you promptly.

Configuration Notes:

  • enabled by: MODSEC_10_RULES

  • Requires Engine version: 2.9.0 or above

Tuning guidance Notes:

None.

If you know that this behavior is acceptable for your application, you can tune by following the guidance on the Tuning the Atomicorp WAF Rules

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Similar rules:

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