Add rack attack settings for prometheus alert endpoint

Merged Sean Arnold requested to merge add-rate-limiting-to-incident-management-create into master

What does this MR do?

Our Incident management system is currently vulnerable to abuse, where an attacker could create many issues via the alerting endpoint.

This MR adds limiting abilities to the alerting endpoints:

Does this MR meet the acceptance criteria?

Conformity

Performance and Testing

Security

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  • The MR includes necessary changes to maintain consistency between UI, API, email, or other methods
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Edited by Sean Arnold