Cookies are short reports that are sent and stored on the hard drive of the user's computer through your browser when it connects to a web. Cookies can be used to collect and store user data while connected to provide you the requested services and sometimes tend not to keep. Cookies can be themselves or others.
There are several types of cookies:
Technical cookies that facilitate user navigation and use of the various options or services offered by the web as identify the session, allow access to certain areas, facilitate orders, purchases, filling out forms, registration, security, facilitating functionalities (videos, social networks, etc..).
Customization cookies that allow users to access services according to their preferences (language, browser, configuration, etc..).
Analytical cookies which allow anonymous analysis of the behavior of web users and allow to measure user activity and develop navigation profiles in order to improve the websites.
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And this is a small documentation I've forget to add in the previous article:
DOSHashTableSize: is the size of the table of URL and IP combined. The greater this setting, the more memory is required for the look up table, but also the faster the look ups are processed. This option will automatically round up to the nearest prime number.
DOSPageCount: is the number of same page requests from the same IP during an interval that will cause that IP to be added to the block list.
DOSSiteCount: is the number of pages requested of a site by the same IP during an interval which will cause the IP to be added to the block list.
DOSPageInterval: Interval for the 'DOSPageCount' threshold in second intervals.
DOSSiteInterval:Interval for the 'DOSSiteCount' threshold in second intervals.
DOSBlockingPeriod: is the time the IP is blacked (in seconds
DOSEmailNotify: can be used to notify by sending an email everytime an IP is blocked
DOSSystemCommand: is the command used to execute a command when an IP is blocked. It can be used to add a block the user from a firewall or router.
DOSWhiteList: can be used to whitelist IPs such as 127.0.0.1
So if anybody on my homepage request 5 times the same page in less than 2 seconds, it will get blacklisted. If anybody try to make more than 100 requests of my homepage in less than 2 seconds, it will get blacklisted.
In less than a week, the following Bots get blacklisted.
188.8.131.52 Unknown Country 184.108.40.206 Germany 220.127.116.11 Chinese (Hong Kong) 18.104.22.168 Unknown Country 22.214.171.124 Dutch (Netherlands) 126.96.36.199 GERMANY (DE) City: Muenchen Latitude: 48.15 Longitude: 11.5833 188.8.131.52 United States 184.108.40.206 Country: INDIA (IN) City: Hyderabad Latitude: 17.3833 Longitude: 78.4833 220.127.116.11 UNITED STATES (US) 18.104.22.168 Swedish (Sweden) 22.214.171.124 BELGIUM (BE) City: Tournai Latitude: 50.6 Longitude: 3.3833 126.96.36.199 NETHERLANDS (NL) City: Harlingen Latitude: 53.1833 Longitude: 5.4167 188.8.131.52 GERMANY (DE) City: Heinsberg Latitude: 51.0333 Longitude: 8.15 184.108.40.206 GERMANY (DE) 220.127.116.11 DENMARK (DK) 18.104.22.168 Dutch (Netherlands) 22.214.171.124 ITALY (IT) City: Roma Latitude: 41.9 Longitude: 12.4833 126.96.36.199 UNITED STATES (US) City: Mountain View, CA Latitude: 37.402 Longitude: -122.078 GOOGLE 188.8.131.52 GERMANY (DE) 184.108.40.206 Dutch (Netherlands) 220.127.116.11 UNITED STATES (US) City: Raleigh, NC Latitude: 35.8219 Longitude: -78.6588
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