Questions tagged [ip-address]

An Internet Protocol address (IP address) is a numerical label assigned to each device in a computer network that uses the Internet Protocol for communication.

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Understanding multiple @ symbols in DNS settings

I don't understand how multiple @ symbols work in the DNS settings, and what will happen when I edit the associated records. The screenshot below is what is set up already for a website I'm working ...
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How do I access the wp-admin interface of a site that lives inside a joomla folder, using IP address / siteground server URL?

For historical reasons, we have several sites that live inside the public_html folder of a different site (all hosted on sitegrounds). To complicate things up, the root domain has a name that is the ...
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Block Internal Traffic from Google Analytics for Remote Team Members [duplicate]

We are 100% remote, meaning no office. Currently I have an IP filter that blocks the IP of every single team member but this is not manageable since A) It's a pain to get everyone to send me their IP ...
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How can I detect IPs of visitors in my Google analytics?

Is there any solution to find their IPs? There are some reqular daily bounce visitors on our website that I want to block their IPs but I cannot find them. I have the record of online IPs in panel of ...
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How can I set a CNAME record when my domain provider only support A and AAAA record?

My domain extension (.at.tw) is a testing project, and it only supports 5 A or AAAA records, and not NS, CNAME or other types you might found in normal DNS. I want to use Ghost's paid hosting (so ...
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/404.html being requested by different IP addresses - Is this a new form of attack?

On some of our sites /404.html is being requested by different IP addresses, every second or so. The request is not accompanied by other resources loading on the page and will quite often then ...
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What type of IP block rule is used when only the last digits of the IP address of bot traffic are the same?

I have a list of bot (traffic) IPs (around 6000). I'm able to block them when buying traffic to my sites. 193.154.239.54 84.56.102.50 92.105.183.21 193.83.238.7 212.95.5.170 92.211.215.128 93.214.99....
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Prevent account sharing for paid membership online content

What's the best way to catch account sharers? I thought about: See how many people are currently logged in with it (cookies) See how many logins there were in the past 24 hours See how many ...
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Should I use VPS IP addresses or VPS domain names in the DNS Settings?

I have recently applied a 'Let's Encrypt' certificate to my VPS. Whilst doing this, I came to learn that I could access my Plesk VPS, through both an IP address (insecure over HTTP) and a domain name ...
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Local IP address preferred after DNS resolution?

I have consul as nameserver that resolves address from two instances of a service. DNS info via dig interface.http.service.consul: ... interface.http.service.consul. 0 IN A 10.0.0.85 interface....
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Google Analytics Report by IP Address

How can I create a GA report to show me visitors from a specific IP address, I know I can go to Admin>view and filter by IP that way however, I would prefer a report in the current profile.
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SEO impact of blog and website using the same domain, but on different servers

I have recently launched my website, and a crucial part of it will be a sister blog. Because of the complexities within the website, I felt it was better to host the blog on a separate server. This ...
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Add My public IP to a VPN setup in UK

I have a server in India office with Public IP address allocated to it. For our UK client we would like to use UK IP address, In our UK office we have VPN setup and there is also a unique VPN out IP. ...
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Repeated hits on my site from different IP addresses trying to access .aspx files using all my bandwidth [closed]

I checked my raw access files after being notified that my site has been limited over the last 24 hours and see different IP addresses trying to access files with .aspx extensions, see attached log ...
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Can't find the IP address of regular visitor which creates %100 Bounce Rate on my site!

Everyday :(, the following user creates one hit on my google analytics which has 3-5 sessions and %100 bounce rate. ISP: Digital Ocean Operating System: Linux City: san francisco I want to block ...
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How to detect visitor's country from his IP for my PHP website right on the server [closed]

the problem: I need to detect visitor's country from his IP so I can display specific code based on the user location (different ads, etc.) in my PHP website. There is many different external ...
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Will blocking my IP address in Google Analytics will affect Google Search Console search analytics?

I block my IP in Google Analytics so as it will not count visitors from our IP address. I used to search through Google and click on our website from search results. to see if these actions are ...
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Checking if IP is blacklisted

I have an experimental site I am working on which accesses another website for information and data and calls several times a day for a few seconds. It's been working fine for about 6 months, but the ...
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How do I whitelist a user with a dynamic IP address in GoDaddy Plesk?

I have an ASP.NET site hosted on GoDaddy Plesk. I'm restricting site access using a whitelist of IP addresses to prevent web crawlers from seeing it, but the clients who need to see the site have ...
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When buying a domain what are the differences between nameservers (NS records) and other DNS servers?

When I buy a domain I always get confused between the two and manage to make a mess of the settings before I finally get it right, but still without clearly understanding what their roles are in ...
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Can I change my IP address to an IP that does not exist? [closed]

I want to change my IP address but I don't want to use someone else's IP address. Can I change my IP address to an IP that is not real? Note: I mean like a random IP that no computer currently uses.
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Point second domain at website when only CloudFlare IPs have been white listed for first domain

I blocked the IP address of my website because I'm using CloudFlare whose IPs I've white listed. I have another domain which I want to point to my site. Besides an IP address is there anyway I can ...
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How to host a webpage with AWS using IP address

I have a free tier AWS server. It is a Ubuntu server and I a beginner. I don't have a registered domain name, I have HTML and CSS code for the web pages. I normally see that I can access websites ...
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Same IP Same Time Two Devices

Below is the same IP logged in at the exact same time on two different devices. I see this all through my site (with different IPs and having something to do with CFNetwork). I have blocked CFNetwork ...
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On WordPress site, the domain name is changed to the IP address if any link is clicked

I have registered my domain from namecheap.com There I set up an A record type www pointing to my static IP address. If I enter my domain name in the browser address bar then the the welcome page is ...
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Getting IP address and location of my own server instead of visiting user's

I have a MEAN Stack application deployed on a server and am using Nginx as proxy server to handle the request and redirect to application's particular port. For example: User accesses the URL http://...
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2 Sites both hosted with Digital Ocean on UCEPROTECTL3 blacklist - why? And what are the downsides of this?

I've got hosting for various sites with various providers. Two of my sites are hosted on separate Digital Ocean servers, both of which are located in the London data centre, and both of which have ...
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Does Excluding Internal Traffic Also Filter out Referral Traffic in GA

We are excluding internal traffic from Google Analytics on our site. The question is, does it also exclude referral traffic if one of our team members, for example, visits our site from an external ...
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Redirect to an IP while masking the URL

Using a Node.JS web server, I want to have an IIS setup to where the user goes to bot.url.co/dashboard it sends the data to ip:port/dashboard, where IP:port is handled using Node.JS, but the link ...
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How to access website with public IP

I'm new to the site, I have purchased my very first server for fun and personal use. What I have done so far is setup multiple VMs with Windows Server 2008 R2 setup to imitate multiple server setup. ...
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How to setup htaccess to redirect both IP and www.example.com to example.com

I found many different htaccess examples showing how to redirect from www version to non-www version and vice versa, but I can't just find a solution to redirect IP and www-version to non-www one. ...
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Allowing users to map domains to a subdomain by using an IP address or Host name that wont change if I move servers

I'm building a service, much like http://dunked.com where users can map their domain name over their subdomain. Example: carlcox.vibecast.com would be www.carlcox.com The process of building this ...
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Does a website require a domain name (.com, .org etc) or can an I.P. address be registered on its own?

I'd like for my website to not have a domain name, and only use the IP address. However, when I go to register a website, the service provider demands a domain name. How would I go about registering ...
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What virtual host should I serve when someone hits my webserver without a “Host:” header?

I have a single instance of nginx serving several virtual hosts with their respective domains on the same ip address. When someone tries to access my ip, they are served one of them, but since my ...
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Somebody else's domain name is pointing to my server IP address and Google is indexing my content on their domain

I am in the middle of updating to https. I changed our DNS A record to point to the new ip that was provided by the host on Oct 31st. Now when I google our company name, the first entry is our website ...
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What is the range of IPs that someone with a dynamic IP address can be assigned?

I am working on a security policy and I'm wondering about users who have a dynamic IP address. If their IP address changes frequently, will their ISP reassign them IPs from a limited pool of IPs? i.e....
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Does domain aliasing affect performance or SEO?

I have checked my domain in http://ipinfo.info/html/ip_checker.php It is showing the website is having two IPs (Aliasis) like 54.xx.xx.xx & 103.xx.xx.xx. Checked few popular websites and noticed ...
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Redirecting specific ip addresses to a different website. The hosting server is Apache [closed]

Redirecting specific IP addresses to a different website. The hosting server is Apache. I want certain visitors with specific IP address's to be redirected to a different website. I will be adding ...
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Should my web server listen on its IP address, or the public IP address with port forwarding?

Let's say that I have a web server running on my PC and I would like to access it from outside my LAN, I have port forwarding set up to forward traffic to port 80 to the PC's IP, (192.168.1.10). ...
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Can I overcome an IP canonicalization issue by just using the <link rel=“canonical”> tag?

The situation: I have an online shop running on Shopify server and it's using a domain name I purchased with Godaddy. When I perform an online SEO checkup on my website it gets a fail regarding to the ...
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Strange host IP Addresses showing up in Awstats

I've just put up a website and checking Awstats a couple of days later I noticed a number of strange IP addresses showing up - wondering if anyone knows what this means, in amongst a list of ...
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Index site via domain name, but not via direct IP

For some context, I'm modifying somebody's website. This particular site is not yet published - it is accessible via direct IP. Problem: Google has crawled the direct IP, and people are reaching the ...
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Should an IP be automatically blacklisted for a given timeframe after so many bad requests within a minute?

This seemed like the best site to ask this question based on the tour so here goes. I have a WordPress blog site that I've developed a custom theme for and when someone lands on the 404.php file from ...
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Will blocking spammer IP Addresses in CPanel slow my sites down

I've been blocking IP addresses in CPanel for a number of static and dynamic sites (none of which are WordPress), for any IP's attempting to POST code or access well known pages such as wp-admin or wp-...
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Fixing my mail servers outgoing IP being on spam blacklists

According to MXToolBox.com, my GoDaddy's outgoing mail server IP address is on a couple blacklists for spam and I'm not spamming anyone. Since I'm on a shared IP address with other sites, I'm sure one ...
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Is there a way to get a companies name from their office networks ip address

Is there a way to get a companies name from their offices ip address ? (Note this is their office ip address as in the ip address that a employee at their office would connect to the internet with, ...
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How to prevent anyone from knowing that some domains are in the same server?

I am using some dedicated server with lots of different IPs. Some domains are put on different IPs. However, anyone can see that domaina.com is pointed to ns1.myserver.com. How to prevent that?
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Will altering my HOSTS file allow me to access sites that can't be directly accessed via IP?

I'm moving hosts over to a shared host (HostGator) and trying to access my site before DNS propagation has completed, so I can access my WP-ADMIN (which can't be done w/ temporary URLs). I'm told ...
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Should I remove my draconian IP bans (3000 rules, entire countries)?

A while ago one of my site administrators was quite draconian in his anti-spam measures, at times banning entire countries from accessing our forum/website. He has left now but there are well over ...
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Cannot access WHM and SSH/root after a configuration in Host Access Control

I added my IP (like 172.32.1.0/255.255.255.0) to allow access for ssh, whm and cpanel in WHM -> Host Access Control. Then, I added all IP to deny access for them. However, after saved changes, I ...

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