Kill Request

This extension may be referenced by the qualified name envoy.filters.http.kill_request

Note

This extension is intended to be robust against untrusted downstream traffic. It assumes that the upstream is trusted.

Tip

This extension extends and can be used with the following extension category:

Kill Request configuration overview.

extensions.filters.http.kill_request.v3.KillRequest

[extensions.filters.http.kill_request.v3.KillRequest proto]

Configuration for KillRequest filter.

{
  "probability": "{...}",
  "kill_request_header": "...",
  "direction": "..."
}
probability

(type.v3.FractionalPercent) The probability that a Kill request will be triggered.

kill_request_header

(string) The name of the kill request header. If this field is not empty, it will override the default header name. Otherwise the default header name will be used.

direction

(extensions.filters.http.kill_request.v3.KillRequest.Direction)

Enum extensions.filters.http.kill_request.v3.KillRequest.Direction

f[{normal_enum_type} proto]

On which direction should the filter check for the kill_request_header. Default to REQUEST if unspecified.

REQUEST

(DEFAULT)

RESPONSE