Alibaba Cloud Anti-DDoS is a cloud-based security service that integrates with Alibaba Cloud ECS instances to safeguard your data and
applications from DDoS attacks, and provides increased visibility and control over your security measures.
As an Alibaba Cloud global service, Anti-DDoS enables you to meet stringent security requirements for your cloud hosting architecture without any investment. This service is available to all Alibaba Cloud users free of charge.
Alibaba Cloud Anti-DDoS prevents and mitigates DDoS attacks by routing traffic away from your infrastructure,
thereby ensuring availability and performance of your properties on AliCloud.
Anti-DDoS adds a layer of security and provides a protected cloud. Anti-DDoS also automatically detects and prevents various types of attacks including those at the application level and volumetric attacks.
|Service name||Applicable products||Applicable systems||Detection methods||Default to be open|
|Anti-DDoS service||ECS, SLB||ESE||Real-time||Yes|
Built using Intel® Xeon ® processor E5-2600 v3 processor family, Alibaba Cloud Anti-DDoS delivers record-breaking performance that gives you the power and capacity to fuel your best business ideas and handle data-demanding and transaction-intensive applications.
Alibaba Cloud protects its customers against more than 1,000 DDoS attacks each day, and Anti-DDoS Pro ranks as the top
value added security product in this category. Anti-DDos Pro defeats high-level DDoS and other attacks through its powerful
mitigation capabilities. The product also ensures the elimination of single-point-of-failure from real-time DDoS attacks, HTTP
flood attacks, empty connection attacks, slow connection attacks and other web application attacks.
You can set up the entire service within minutes without needing to configure complex network appliances. This product is recommended for high traffic websites and especially those integrating online payments and storing the personal details of users. Blogs and small websites, with less downside risk to being attacked and losing service, will typically not require subscription to the Pro version of this product.
Alibaba Cloud Anti-DDoS Service Pro is a value added protection service to provide complete protection to your online business
from all kinds of malicious DDoS attacks. This service enables mitigation of all kinds of attacks and ensure high availability even
under high volume of DDoS traffic.
Using Anti-DDoS Service Pro, all the incoming traffic is diverted to Alibaba Cloud Anti-DDoS scrubbing centers by either updating DNS resolution settings (web) or replacing the original website IP with the anti-DDoS IP provided by Alibaba Cloud. This way, all the traffic will pass through the Anti-DDoS service at the outset, which identifies and mitigates the malicious traffic and forwards only the clean traffic to the original server. This ensures comprehensive DDoS protection for your complete infrastructure.
You can set up the whole service within minutes without configuring complex network appliances.
Mobile Security Service addresses the security concerns of enterprise customers through advanced risk detection techniques and provides protection from malware for mobile devices. This service acts as a one-stop solution for risk management by ensuring end-to-end protection for the entire mobile application lifecycle, spanning from design, development, testing and release.
Alibaba Cloud Mobile Security Service ensures the security of an android mobile application through its entire lifecycle. It employs extensive vulnerability scans on android mobile applications to identify illegal practices. The service does not modify the code or application files but applies a security layer to prevent the vulnerabilities from being exploited. It prevents the application from getting exposed either due to poorly written code, insecure API implementations, or any other shortcomings. It applies various application hardening methodologies to ensure the security of the mobile applications. It is recommended that the application should be integrated with the service right from the development phase to maximize the benefits of this service.
Web Application Firewall (WAF) is a web application security service. Based on powerful "big data" cloud capabilities and
underlying security, WAF provides protection against web-based attacks, including SQL injections, XSS, Malicious BOT,
command execution vulnerabilities, and other common web attacks. WAF filters out large numbers of malicious access
attempts and alleviates the performance impact of HTTP/HTTPS flood attacks on servers.
WAF is a cloud firewall service that protects core website data and safeguards the security and availability of your website/s.
Alibaba Cloud Web Application Firewall (WAF) is a SaaS-based web application security service and which detects illegal web requests through its built-in security strategy. As a cloud firewall service WAF changes your website's DNS records, so that all requests through WAF are detected in order to direct safe traffic to the site server and prohibit attacks from reaching the server.