AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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For the action that is associated with a rule in a WebACL, specifies the action that you want AWS WAF to perform when a web request matches all of the conditions in a rule. For the default action in a WebACL, specifies the action that you want AWS WAF to take when a web request doesn't match all of the conditions in any of the rules in a WebACL.

Inheritance Hierarchy


Namespace: Amazon.WAF.Model
Assembly: AWSSDK.WAF.dll
Version: 3.x.y.z


public class WafAction

The WafAction type exposes the following members


Public Method WafAction()


Public Property Type Amazon.WAF.WafActionType

Gets and sets the property Type.

Specifies how you want AWS WAF to respond to requests that match the settings in a Rule. Valid settings include the following:

  • ALLOW: AWS WAF allows requests

  • BLOCK: AWS WAF blocks requests

  • COUNT: AWS WAF increments a counter of the requests that match all of the conditions in the rule. AWS WAF then continues to inspect the web request based on the remaining rules in the web ACL. You can't specify COUNT for the default action for a WebACL.

Version Information

.NET Standard:
Supported in: 1.3

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5, 4.0, 3.5

Portable Class Library:
Supported in: Windows Store Apps
Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1
Supported in: Xamarin Android
Supported in: Xamarin iOS (Unified)
Supported in: Xamarin.Forms