Welcome on the Vulture 3 documentation !


Vulture is an Open Source HTTP reverse-proxy. It ensures the security of web applications facing the internet.
Vulture is ready for HTTP/2 and IPv6.

Basic Vulture's features are:

  • Network firewall based on FreeBSD pf
  • Network TCP balancing based on ha-proxy
  • HTTP Proxy balancer based on Apache
  • User Authentication against LDAP/AD, Kerberos, SQL, Radius, ...
  • Web application firewall based on ModSecurity and custom algorithms
  • TLS endpoint, Content rewriting, and many other cool things...

Vulture is build on top of FreeBSD, Apache, Redis and MongoDB.
It is horizontaly scalable by-design (Vulture Cluster) and is manageable though a unique Web GUI.