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Banning Entire Countries (4 posts)

  1. Arthur Klein
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    is it possible to ban entire countries, Cities, States? If so how would one do this especially to ban Ukraine, Russia & China. I would love to take them all out since there is no reason to be on my member site and the bots from those countries take up bandwidth and present security risks.

    TY
    Arthur

    http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/wp-ban/

  2. Arthur Klein
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    hi discovered the Country code setting ...
    I am newbie so i am not sure to include >> or not in the settings. Which is correct?

    A.)
    *.af
    *.cn
    *.su
    *.gs
    *.ua

    or

    B.)
    >>*.af
    >>*.cn
    >>*.su
    >>*.gs
    >>*.ua

  3. Arthur Klein
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    also using country code does this ban bots too... for intsance i have seen a bot from Beijing China with following IP 123.126.68.25 Will *.cn block access for this address?

  4. Arthur Klein
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    you have the examples with
    >>ip-address

    is that just for example or is it needed or is it just:
    ip-address

    sorry for dumb question

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