This topic describes how to set up Anti-DDoS Pro by using domains to enable DDoS protection and HTTP flood protection for your website.

To set up Anti-DDoS Pro using domains, use the following steps:
Task Description
Step 1: Add a website In the Anti-DDoS Pro console, add your website to associate its domain with an Anti-DDoS Pro instance, and configure traffic forwarding.
Step 2: Change DNS records Modify the DNS records of your domain to forward incoming traffic to your site to the Anti-DDoS Pro instance that is associated with your domain.

After DNS records are modified, all traffic to your protected domain is forwarded to Anti-DDoS Pro first. Anti-DDoS Pro filters out malicious traffic and forwards traffic back to the origin server.

Step 3: Configure DDoS protection policies After you set up an Anti-DDoS Pro instance to protect your service, Anti-DDoS Smart Defense is enabled by default. You can modify the following DDoS protection policies to meet your changing needs:

scrubbing mode, blacklist and whitelist, black hole, and traffic blocking.

Step 4: Configure HTTP flood protection policies After you set up an Anti-DDoS Pro instance to protect your service, you can configure the following HTTP flood protection policies to protect your site against HTTP flood attacks:

blacklist and whitelist, HTTP flood protection.

Step 5: View security reports and log data After you set up an Anti-DDoS Pro instance to protect your service, you can view security reports and log data in the Anti-DDoS Pro console.