Amazon WAF intelligent threat mitigation - Amazon WAF, Amazon Firewall Manager, and Amazon Shield Advanced
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Amazon WAF intelligent threat mitigation

This section covers the managed intelligent threat mitigation features provided by Amazon WAF. These are advanced, specialized protections that you can implement to protect against threats such as malicious bots and account takeover attempts.


The features described here incur additional costs, beyond the basic fees for using Amazon WAF. For more information, see Amazon WAF Pricing.

The guidance provided in this section is intended for users who know generally how to create and manage Amazon WAF web ACLs, rules, and rule groups. Those topics are covered in prior sections of this guide.