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From hui xu <>
Subject [users@httpd] xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Date Fri, 23 Jun 2006 15:32:51 GMT
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Admin <> wrote:
  Joshua Slive wrote:
> On 6/23/06, Admin wrote:
>> Hi,
>> There is one particular spammer who I want to deny access to my web site.
>> He is leaving comments & sending emails through the contact form which
>> are full of p*rn site urls etc.
>> He is spoofing his ip address so denying access on ip is out. The only
>> thing consistent is the browser he uses. The string returned in the
>> access log is "Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.01; MSNIA; Windows 98)"
>> and I thought I can deny access to the web site for this user agent as
>> till now this guy is the only one visitor to my site using a browser
>> returning this string.
>> I am a newbie and do not have much knowledge of regular expressions etc.
>> I know that with the proper settings in the htaccess file I should be
>> able to stop him.
>> Mod rewrite is available.
>> Web server is Apache 1.3.34.
>> Any pointers/help will be highly appreciated.
> BrowserMatch MSNIA badbrowser
> Order deny,allow
> deny from env=badbrowser
> Joshua.

Thanks Joshua for the fast reply! Works like a charm!!

Sanjay Dutt

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