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General availability: Azure Front Door Standard/Premium in Azure Government

Published date: August 18, 2023

Azure Front Door (AFD) Standard and Premium tier is now generally available in Azure Government, in the regions of Arizona and Texas. After this release, Local Government (US) customers and their partners can benefit from the new and enhanced capabilities on standard and premium. The new and enhanced capabilities include, but are not limited to, better reporting and diagnostic capabilities, expanded rules engine with server variables, enhanced Web Application Firewall (latest DRS rule set, Bot protection, Web Application Firewall Notebook using Sentinel for security investigation and monitoring, Microsoft Sentinel Analytics) and security capabilities (Private Link connectivity to your origin, subdomain takeover prevention) and many upcoming new features.

See a detailed comparison of the new capabilities.

Managed certificate for enabling HTTPS is not supported in Azure Government currently, please use your own certificate.

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