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Version: v7

Installation Steps

Before we start, kindly update your system and install curl, if not installed.

For Debian-based distributions, execute below commands:

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install -y curl

For Red Hat-based Linux distributions, execute below commands:

sudo dnf update
sudo dnf install -y curl

Step 1: Installing

Download and install the latest Haltdos Community WAF edition installtion script

curl -s -k -o
chmod +x
sudo ./

The script will automatically download and prepare the system to run Haltdos Community WAF.

Step 2: Verification

After successfull installation, you can verify the services by running the commands below:

sudo service controller status


sudo service offloader status


You can access Haltdos Community GUI from https://<SERVER_IP_ADDRESS>:9000


Step 3: License Registration

Next, after verification, to start using our Community WAF Solution, you will require a License to enable the WAF Solution.

Fill in the details to request for Haltdos Community WAF license. License verification code will be sent via mail. Check your spam / junk if you cannot find the mail in inbox.

Post OTP Verification, your Haltdos Community WAF license will be activated.


You have successfully subscribed to Haltdos Community WAF.

Step 4: Accesing Haltdos Community GUI

Login in to Haltdos Community GUI with the credentials provided during the signup.