Custom ruleset backup and restore¶
To protect yourself from accidentally misconfigured or deleted rules, you can backup your current custom ruleset.
There are the following rule backup options:
Automatic backup creation after each custom ruleset build. The number of automatic backups is limited to 7: for each day when you change the rules several times, only the last backup is kept.
Manual backup creation at any time. The number of manual backups is limited to 5 by default. If you need more, contact the Wallarm technical support team.
Access current backups: in the Rules section, click Backups.
Create a new backup manually: in the Backups window, click Create backup.
Set name and description for the manual backup and edit them at any moment.
Naming for automatic backups
The automatic backups are named by the system and cannot be renamed.
Load from existing backup: click Load for the required backup. When loading from the backup, your current rule configuration is deleted and replaced with the configuration from the backup.
Rule modification restrictions
You cannot create or modify rules until creating backup or load from backup is complete.