Flexible Website Security

Create a customized suite of web security tools

Ensuring your website has robust, up-to-date website security measures is crucial for those looking to avoid business disruptions and maintain data integrity. section.io is the only platform that allows you to customize your website security solution, providing you with maximum protection from attacks. Our Edge PaaS features provide Network-Layer DDoS protection, and we offer several advanced security proxies including ModSecurity and Threat X, an intelligent Web Application Firewall backed by 24/7 monitoring.

Core security features:

  • Global Content Delivery Network with Varnish Cache for caching + scalability
  • Network Layer DDoS Protection
  • Automated SSL Certificates and Ongoing Management of HTTPS
  • Access Control (IP blocking)
  • Traffic Overload Prevention to limit the number of concurrent visitors on your site
  • Real time logs, metrics, and alerting

Choose the security options that work for you

Signal Sciences

Signal Sciences Web Protection Platform (WPP) seamlessly integrates with your web application stack to block threats while providing your development and operations team with the visibility they need. The WPP requires no tuning from you, has little to no impact on website performance, and is highly scalable and adaptable to the needs of your specific web application.


  • Analyzes and blocks threats in real-time using an advanced cloud analysis engine
  • Immediately provides detailed insights on attack type, point of origin and more
  • Integrates easily into tools you already use like Slack, JIRA, and Kibana
  • Quickly drops into your stack with no configuration needed
  • Improves DevOps team efficiency by providing more visibility into security
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ThreatX is an intelligent, managed Web Application Firewall that detects and blocks threats in real-time, providing you with a threat profile via an online dashboard. With no configuration needed, ThreatX will accurately identify and block more malicious attacks than any other software on the market without impacting legitimate user activity.


  • Intelligent WAF detects and blocks in real time
  • Virtually patches both known and unknown vulnerabilities
  • Full stack DDoS protection
  • Dashboards provide a multi-dimensional threat profile
  • Accurately blocks more attacks without impacting legitimate activity
  • No configuration needed from you
  • 24/7 monitoring of your website by security experts
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ModSecurity is an open-source Web Application Firewall that can be customized to your specific website and threat profile. section.io provides you with an unmodified, fully controllable version of ModSecurity and out-of-the-box protection against the Top 10 web attacks. Set rules to block traffic and patch known vulnerabilities.


  • Leading open-source WAF
  • Customize to your specific website and threats
  • Unmodified version of ModSecurity provided
  • Out-of-the-box protection against OSWAP’s Top 10 web attacks
  • Run in detect mode first to identify necessary rules and configure them yourself
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To learn more about Threat X, ModSecurity, and section.io’s other website security offerings please contact us and a member of our team will be in touch shortly.

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