This topic describes how to configure and use Web Application Firewall (WAF) after you activate WAF. To use WAF, you must complete the configuration procedure of WAF so that your website can be protected by WAF. You can view the security reports and statistics to learn about the security status of your website.
|1. Add website configurations automatically||Add the website configuration for the website that needs protection in the WAF console.||Add website configurations automatically.||
|(Optional) 2. Change DNS records||Change the DNS record of the website to redirect requests that are sent to the website
to WAF for monitoring.
Note You must perform this operation when you are required to manually change the DNS record, or you need to manually add a website configuration.
|Change the CNAME record to configure WAF.||
|3. Specify WAF protection policies||Specify and adjust WAF protection policies in the WAF console.||Use the default protection settings.||You have configured WAF for your website and DNS resolution is working properly.|
|4. View security reports||View security reports of your website in the WAF console.||
||You have configured WAF for your website and DNS resolution is working properly.|
For more information, see Overview.