Spam Attacks from AS45595
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(2017-06-13, 06:28 AM)Ben Cousins Wrote:
(2017-06-13, 04:39 AM)Lunorian Wrote:
(2017-06-13, 01:39 AM)Ben Cousins Wrote: I tend to ask myself if the range I am blocking has an actual reason to visit my site. They don't? Cool. Blocked at Firewall level.

The only users on that network I blocked who use my site are spambots. It was a no-brainer decision :/

I've had a few... 'interesting' ones over the years; one was a university somewhere. One person got the entire university blocked from my network. Harassment over several social media platforms is not something I take lightly, so I blocked the entire range. I have added an 'appeals' email to the block page, so if someone GENUINELY needs access, they can get it.

For users who have been blocked I've told them to setup a private VPN on a VPS on a zero-tolerance for spam VPS provider (Google, AWS, DigitalOcean, etc) and provided them an easy to use tutorial.
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Spam Attacks from AS45595 - by Lunorian - 2017-06-12, 11:38 PM
RE: Spam Attacks from AS45595 - by s3_gunzel - 2017-06-13, 01:39 AM
RE: Spam Attacks from AS45595 - by Lunorian - 2017-06-13, 04:39 AM
RE: Spam Attacks from AS45595 - by s3_gunzel - 2017-06-13, 06:28 AM
RE: Spam Attacks from AS45595 - by Lunorian - 2017-06-13, 04:21 PM

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