I would like to prevent scrapers grabbing all my content except Google, Bing and other search engines. I am thinking of going with Fail2ban and limiting hits from an IP maybe at around 1000 per day. ...
In my logs, I keep noticing that 188.8.131.52, which is Verisign, is spidering through every page on my website, excluding pages of forms. Does anybody know why they are doing this?
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