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How to stop someone else using up our Google Map API quota

Our website has been using a few google map api to display map, auto-complete addresses, geo-coding, etc.. We followed best practices from google to protect the key such as limit referrer to ourdomain....
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Why would a person or bot visit my “about us” page three times every day?

Something strange happens on my site (which is on 6 languages): I use statcounter for monitoring the website. In the last 3-4 months, I observed that at least 3 times per day, one page is "visited", ...
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Invalid URLs with 5 character prefixes

I've been getting lots of attempts to access pages on my site with 5 upper/lowercase chars as the first path. For example: /aOKTW/validpage That first 5 character path is always different. I ...
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My info@ email address keeps sending SPAM mails

Since somewhere in april my info@ email address is being used to send SPAM emails. I first noticed it when I received a 'Mail Delivery System' email with the message that an email couldn't be sent ...
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Receiving errors for a domain I don't control

I have my site set up to email me whenever an error happens, and recently I've been getting an occasional notification (a few per day) about a page not found error, but the weird thing is that the ...
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Query strings showing in SERPs

One of our sites got hacked, we believe we have resolved this issue, but when doing a site:example.com in Google, we are still seeing query strings like: example.com/?black-book-subtitles. Could it ...
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Security and Apache Methods

I occasionally get annoying POST requests but one lately caused a 500 error. Not a biggie really, but it got me thinking. My site does not have but one form. Outside of this, POST should not exist ...