DDoS Mitigation

DDoS mitigation is a set of tools and techniques for resisting the impact of distributed denial-of-service attacks.

Protect your application with the widest offering of DDoS mitigation tools at the edge.

section.io is the only Edge PaaS solution with a variety of open-source and proprietary security reverse proxies designed to mitigate the damage of a targeted DDoS attack. By combining the most cutting edge Web Application Firewalls with a robust set of logs and monitoring tools, developers can effectively block malicious traffic and keep their sites online during an attack.

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Protect your website from attacks.

DDoS attacks have become so commonplace that every website is at risk of being targeted for an attack. With section.io’s DDoS mitigation tools, businesses can protect their revenue by keeping their websites online and avoid being susceptible to ransom demands.


Take advantage of new technology,

Because section.io integrates with a variety of WAF technologies, you will never be locked into an outdated technology. Drive the WAF yourself with open-source rules based WAFs, or take advantage of a modern WAF with machine learning and security teams on call.

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Gain comprehensive visibility and reporting.

With a full ELK stack for logs, programmable alerts, and RUM monitoring, developers are armed with the data necessary to identify attacks and patch vulnerabilities.


Get access to security experts.

During a DDoS attack, our support team is on call to help mitigate the impact and help keep your website online. Select proprietary WAF options offer additional live support during a DDoS attack to help with mitigation.

Improve your website security with section.io.

section.io is the Edge PaaS that offers a wide variety of options for Web Application Firewalls which guarantees a compatible solution for your application, team and budget. You will never be locked into an outdated technology and can immediately take advantage of new advancements in the industry.

No website is safe from DDoS attacks, but section.io can help protect your business and keep your website online. section.io provides core performance and security features in addition to a choice of web application firewalls and other security solutions. By giving developers the ability to test before deployment and immediately identify issues via logs and metrics, websites using section.io cache more content, scale faster, and block more threats than with any other solution.

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DDoS Mitigation: Technical Details

DDoS mitigation through section.io is customizable, and you are free to take advantage of standard protections, such as IP blocking and GEO IP range blocking, User Agent detection and blocking and level 3 and 4 protection through our high capacity content delivery network, or add additional security reverse proxies to your stack such as rules based or learning WAFs. The current options for security WAFs are:

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