Protocol Validation

Prophaze WAF has the following protocol validations in effect.

Method Restriction

Protocol and Protocol version Restriction

RFC Validation

URL Encoding Validation

Validation of Non-Standard Encoding

Cookie Enforcement

Additional Restrictions

Element content and length

Element byte range

Character set validations

Restrictions can be applied at

Application Level

Object Level

Parameter Level

Additional Protocol Limits Supported by Prophaze WAF

Request method length

Request line length

Request URI length

Header name and value

Request body length

Cookie value, name and number

Parameter name, value and length


Encoding Types


HTTP Protocol Violation