This section discusses previewing Exceptions from the WAF Analytics UI.

On choosing a specific filter under Client IP, Path, and Match Element, you can add an Exception for the selected combination.

  1. Click Preview Exception to view the Exception on the right-side pane.

  2. To add this Exception, click the Add Exceptions icon. The policy is updated immediately.


For previewing and creating Exceptions, ensure that the required rule is selected as a part of the filter.

For example, clicking ARGS:ip under Match Element provides a Preview Exception option as shown below:

You can choose multiple field elements to create a more specific Exception entry.