|FROM ||Ruben Safir
|SUBJECT ||Subject: [NYLXS - HANGOUT] Re: Favorite way to ban an IP from your webserver?
|On Sat, Dec 08, 2007 at 06:17:57PM -0500, eric c wrote:
> After poking through my logs today I notice what appears to be an
> automated scan. Asking for all sorts of stuff that doesn't exist on my
> system. I also see another fellow entering values in on of my forms.
> About 8 times a second. So I'm wondering what is the most simple to
> understand yet effective way to ban those I suspect of douchebagery.
> Firewall drop all? Mod_rewrite? It's not a serious website. Just a
> toy. Thanks for any tips.
> Eric C.
using modperl you can set authorization.
you can ban through the recieving IP address
through the %ENV data
You can /dev/null route
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