Rack::UTF8Sanitizer VS Rack::Attack

Compare Rack::UTF8Sanitizer vs Rack::Attack and see what are their differences.


Rack::UTF8Sanitizer is a Rack middleware which cleans up invalid UTF8 characters in request URI and headers. (by whitequark)


Rack middleware for blocking & throttling (by rack)
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Rack::UTF8Sanitizer Rack::Attack
0 8
264 5,029
- 0.5%
0.0 4.8
about 1 year ago 22 days ago
Ruby Ruby
MIT License MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of Rack::UTF8Sanitizer. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning Rack::UTF8Sanitizer yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


Posts with mentions or reviews of Rack::Attack. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-10-02.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Rack::UTF8Sanitizer and Rack::Attack you can also consider the following projects:

Metasploit - Metasploit Framework

Rack::Protection - NOTE: This project has been merged upstream to sinatra/sinatra

Brakeman - A static analysis security vulnerability scanner for Ruby on Rails applications

Pundit - Minimal authorization through OO design and pure Ruby classes

Gitrob - Reconnaissance tool for GitHub organizations

bullet - help to kill N+1 queries and unused eager loading

Clamby - ClamAV interface to your Ruby on Rails project.

Devise - Flexible authentication solution for Rails with Warden.

TSS - Threshold Secret Sharing - A Ruby implementation of Threshold Secret Sharing (Shamir) as defined in IETF Internet-Draft draft-mcgrew-tss-03.txt

BeEF - The Browser Exploitation Framework Project

SecureHeaders - Manages application of security headers with many safe defaults