Citrix ADC

Enable HTTP DoS protection

To configure HTTP DoS protection, you must first enable the feature.

Enable HTTP DoS protection by using the CLI

At the command prompt, type the following commands to enable HTTP DoS protection and verify the configuration:

-  enable ns feature HttpDoSProtection
-  show ns feature  


> enable ns feature HttpDoSProtection
> show ns feature

        Feature                        Acronym              Status
        -------                        -------              ------
 1)     Web Logging                    WL                   ON
 2)     Surge Protection               SP                   OFF
 10)    Global Server Load Balancing   GSLB                 ON
 11)    Http DoS Protection            HDOSP                ON
 12)    Content Filtering              CF                   ON
 23)    HTML Injection                 HTMLInjection        ON
 24)    Citrix ADC Push                 push                 OFF

Enable HTTP DoS protection by using the GUI

  1. Navigate to System > Settings.
  2. In the details pane, click Configure Advanced Features.
  3. In the Configure Advanced Features dialog box, select the HTTP DoS Protection check box.
  4. Click OK.
Enable HTTP DoS protection