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How to identify and correct web site category misclassification that blocks users?

I have a web site which lists bicycle events in the region, and have got a report from user which gets following error when trying to access it using company WiFi: Web Page Blocked Access to the ...
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How to set up a publicly accesible web site that can work behind public firewalls?

friends. I'm homeless, and am spending my time creating an MMORPG video game based on Star Trek Online (The IP left the country, leaving it wide open for use in the States). With this, I'd like to ...
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Cloudflare is blocking Bingbot

When I check BingWebmaster and use "Fetch as BingBot" then Bing is able to crawl that particular URL of my site. However, when I use SiteScan tool, then I am getting 4xx error. (SiteScan ...
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How can I check if my hosting provider blocked outbound traffic to some IP's?

I have a website powered by WordPress and I am using MailChimp with the official WP plugin. I know this plugin works as its very popular and it works on my other hosting account but not on this site. ...
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Does AWS have any firewall products?

For my EC2 instance on Apache, does AWS have any firewall product besides Cloudfront?
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Cloudflare giving JavaScript challanges / captcha on javascript files?

I'm trying to set up Cloudflare properly for my site. Most things seem to work properly, but when I tried to load the page in Tor, I ran into a problem. The HTML loaded properly, but when Tor tried to ...
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How do you allow access to your website for people in China?

My website recently got blocked by the Chinese government. I considered moving the server out of China to somewhere like Singapore where it would not lengthen the latency too much, but still do the ...
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Joomla site slow after connecting to firewall

I have a Joomla site developed in version Joomla! 3.2.0 Stable. The site load time 5 or 6 seconds if the network in not connected to firewall. But after connecting to firewall the load time goes up ...
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Blocking IP Range for a Domain

I am getting lots of click bombs from xlhost.com. Here is a list of IP addresses that I collected from access_log. 209.51.205.58 209.51.197.114 173.45.90.90 207.182.146.34 209.51.199.34 209.51.197....
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Making a domain more trustworthy to corporate networks so that it won't be blocked by their filters

I developed a web app for a customer which is made in basic PHP/MySQL, pretty normal site, lighter than WordPress, and when my customer went to his client to sell the app the domain was blocked by the ...
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IIS website only allowing https connection, no http

We are running two websites on IIS (site1.site.example and site2.site.example). Both sites have the same bindings but with different host names (as above), on IP address * and for ports 80 and 443 (...
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Blocked Ports 5228, 5229, 5230 and many more [closed]

Ports are blocked by firewall causing me to have no connection on my s5, unless I use a VPN. Please help. Desperate !!
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Atlassian Confluence batch.css blocked by CheckPoint R75 firewall

Our internal firewall is blocking Confluence's batch.css. The error message is: security scanner detected I know that batch.css is made from all other CSS files. I found that icons.css and icons-...
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Does a Web Application Firewall impact SEO?

Our site recently got hacked and after hardening the site we installed a web application firewall. My question is does a web application firewall negatively impact SEO and rankings? I.e. in terms of ...
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Web Site pings different ip address if I ping from server or local machine

I have a web app hosted on a server that was recently moved to a new location and has a new ip address associated with it. I am not well versed in networking or server administration so any help is ...
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Why is my site being blocked by firewalls (like FireEye and Symantec)? [closed]

In heavily locked-down corporate networks (like utilities) my visitor chat website is being blocked and/or reported as phishing by network firewalls like FireEye and Symantec. The website is secure, ...
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