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I have looked at the official sites documentation, and it is a little tough to find starting points.

Is there a free comprehensive guide that is easy to understand for someone that has never dealt with mod_security?

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How about ModSecurity for Apache User Guide? It's a little dated, but I am sure it has plenty of relevant information.

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It's not free, but the "ModSecurity 2.5" book is pretty good. Here's the Slashdot review:

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