Product Documentation

Enabling HTTP DoS Protection

Sep 01, 2016
To configure HTTP DoS protection, you must first enable the feature.

To enable HTTP DoS protection by using the command line interface

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)    NetScaler Push                 push                 OFF 

To enable HTTP DoS protection by using the configuration utility

  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.