Forwarded Protocol filter

Purpose

The Forwarded Protocol filter adds the X-Forwarded-Proto header to a request if not already present.

General filter information

Filter name: Forwarded Protocol

Filter configuration: No configuration necessary

Released: version 6.2.2.0 

Prerequisites

Required headers: There are no required headers for this filter. 

Required preceding filters: There are no required preceding filters. 

Standard filter order: Place this filter near the top in your filter chain.

Use case

As a user, I want all requests to my origin service to contain the X-Forwarded-Proto header so that I know what protocol was received by the proxy.