[development] My site is under attack (trackbacks,
spam and cpu usage).
kb at 2bits.com
Mon Sep 18 14:10:00 UTC 2006
> Alternatively, you could block all the IPs at the firewall (thus,
> dropping the traffic instead of responding to it, above), but that's a
> bit more difficult to do unless you own the box.
I started blocking the IPs in .htaccess. This worked for a while
when I had comment spam attacks.
Then they smartened up and started bombadring from various IP
addresses which makes this a cat and mouse game.
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