This node provides the country code (two letters; example: FR) and country name corresponding to the source IP address of the request. This IP/country relation is handled by the GeoLite library provided by MaxMind (http://www.maxmind.com), whose database is updated at the same time as the WAF versions.
This node is a sub-Workflow that can be viewed.
This node has no parameters, but requires that the Tunnel: Advanced Enable Geolocation parameter be enabled.
- geoip.code: two-letter country code. Example: "FR".
- geoip.name: Full country name. Example: "France".
Example that blocks requests from anywhere but France (FR): Workflow_GEOIP_control.backup (Warning: In this example, local IPs will be blocked too.)
The following command can be used to test the Workflow:
The database can be updated by following the procedure described on the Global Settings page.