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Top 10 Waf Open-Source Projects

  • GitHub repo ModSecurity

    ModSecurity is an open source, cross platform web application firewall (WAF) engine for Apache, IIS and Nginx that is developed by Trustwave's SpiderLabs. It has a robust event-based programming language which provides protection from a range of attacks against web applications and allows for HTTP traffic monitoring, logging and real-time analysis. With over 10,000 deployments world-wide, ModSecurity is the most widely deployed WAF in existence.

    Project mention: How to implement WAF on Kong Ingress controller? (like ModSecurity v3) | reddit.com/r/kubernetes | 2021-05-04

    ModSecurity (v3/master): https://github.com/SpiderLabs/ModSecurity

  • GitHub repo Awesome-WAF

    🔥 Everything about web-application firewalls (WAF).

    Project mention: Can a WAF prevent XSS attacks? | reddit.com/r/xss | 2021-01-21
  • Scout APM

    Scout APM: A developer's best friend. Try free for 14-days. Scout APM uses tracing logic that ties bottlenecks to source code so you know the exact line of code causing performance issues and can get back to building a great product faster.

  • GitHub repo Padrino

    Padrino is a full-stack ruby framework built upon Sinatra.

    Project mention: 16 Best Ruby Frameworks For Web Development | dev.to | 2021-06-08

    Padrino’s benchmark metrics also reveal that it is four times faster than Rails. You can access Padrino through its GitHub page.

  • GitHub repo lua-resty-waf

    High-performance WAF built on the OpenResty stack

    Project mention: Differences beetwen lua-resty-waf and NGINX proxy manager? | reddit.com/r/nginx | 2021-04-27

    I just learned about about https://github.com/p0pr0ck5/lua-resty-waf while looking into the topic how to secure my reverse proxy server, besides that I only read that this is pretty much NGINX security enhanced with some extra plugins and performance tweaks, other than that don't know nothing about it.

  • GitHub repo ModSecurity-nginx

    ModSecurity v3 Nginx Connector

    Project mention: How to implement WAF on Kong Ingress controller? (like ModSecurity v3) | reddit.com/r/kubernetes | 2021-05-04

    ModSecurity Connector: https://github.com/SpiderLabs/ModSecurity-nginx

  • GitHub repo WPF Application Framework (WAF)

    Win Application Framework (WAF) is a lightweight Framework that helps you to create well structured XAML Applications.

    Project mention: What's everyone using for desktop client GUI (alternatives for WinForms and WPF) | reddit.com/r/dotnet | 2021-07-02
  • GitHub repo coraza-waf

    Coraza WAF is a golang modsecurity compatible web application firewall library

    Project mention: Golang Web Application Firewall | reddit.com/r/golang | 2021-07-22

    You have a point there, maybe releasing a v1.0 is not that crazy at all, it's much easier to type import "github.com/jptosso/coraza-waf/v1" indeed

  • SaaSHub

    SaaSHub - Software Alternatives and Reviews. SaaSHub helps you find the best software and product alternatives

  • GitHub repo Waf DotNetPad

    The Waf DotNetPad is a simple and fast code editor that makes fun to program with C# or Visual Basic.

  • GitHub repo CIDRAM

    CIDRAM: Classless Inter-Domain Routing Access Manager.

  • GitHub repo wafalyzer

    Web Application Firewall (WAF) Detector

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2021-07-22.


What are some of the best open-source Waf projects? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 ModSecurity 4,624
2 Awesome-WAF 3,708
3 Padrino 3,299
4 lua-resty-waf 1,092
5 ModSecurity-nginx 873
6 WPF Application Framework (WAF) 572
7 coraza-waf 113
8 Waf DotNetPad 103
10 wafalyzer 19