NGINX Documentation

NGINX ModSecurity WAF Technical Specifications

NGINX ModSecurity WAF is a module for NGINX Plus. Please inquire for additional platforms and modules.

Supported Distributions

Alpine Linux

  • 3.9 (x86_64)
  • 3.10 (x86_64)
  • 3.11 (x86_64)

Amazon Linux

  • 2018.03+ (x86_64)

Amazon Linux 2

  • LTS (x86_64)

CentOS

  • 6.5+ (x86_64)
  • 7.4+ (x86_64)
  • 8.0+ (x86_64)

Debian

  • 9 (x86_64)
  • 10 (x86_64)

FreeBSD

  • 11.2+ (amd64, x86_64)
  • 12.0+ (amd64, x86_64)

Oracle Linux

  • 6.5+ (x86_64)
  • 7.4+ (x86_64)

Red Hat Enterprise Linux

  • 6.5+ (x86_64)
  • 7.4+ (x86_64)
  • 8.0+ (x86_64)

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

  • 12 (x86_64)
  • 15 (x86_64)

Ubuntu

  • 16.04 LTS (x86_64)
  • 18.04 LTS (x86_64)
  • 19.10 (x86_64)
  • 20.04 (x86_64)

Note: CentOS/Oracle/Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.5 users please see this advisory when upgrading to version 6.6.

Note: i386 and x86_64 support only, no aarch64 or ppc64le

Supported Deployment Environments

  • Bare metal
  • Container
  • Public cloud: AWS, Google Cloud Platform, Microsoft Azure
  • Virtual Machine