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How to block access with certain string in the URL?

/404.html?page=/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/... I assume the ... is "anything that follows". To block this URL, you could use mod_rewrite in your root .htaccess file. But you need to use a condition (...
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MX type and SMTP, They're different with each other

If you set your SPF record to specify the server use something like this to generate your SPF http://www.spfwizard.net/
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Should I block spamming ips or redirect them to a fake site?

We need to block the Spam websites by different methods- 1)In .htaccess file as explained in this https://www.optimizesmart.com/geek-guide-removing-referrer-spam-google-analytics/ article. 2)And ...
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How can I block who.is and archive.org from getting information of my website with htaccess?

Whois does not crawl your website to gather the info, therefore there is nothing to block. However, you can set your info to private with your registrar. For the Internet Archive, you can do this: ...
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How to avoid getting spam through a website?

Use multiple techniques and you can catch all spammers: honeypot as mentioned speed (bots fill forms very quickly) duplication (multiple text-fields like address plus comments) links in the wrong ...
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After delisting in Spam-Filter (SORBS) still blocked

Thanks to the comments i read about the mta provider and found out, that our provider itself offers this service for free. After setting up the mta provider everythings fine again.
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Method for removal of high number of spammy links

404 isn't ideal. Serving 410 error code is better as it indicates permanent removal. Also Adding nofollow/noindex meta tags/robots.txt on those bad URL's is a good way to speed things up. Serving ...
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Should I block spamming ips or redirect them to a fake site?

Be careful, you may still be banning valid users. Tor exit nodes often get mistaken for bots, so services like CloudFlare include a CAPTCHA to verify a real person accessing the website. You could ...
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