hakmi at rogers.com
Fri Jun 30 15:37:04 UTC 2006
> Olivier Nicole wrote:
> >2) as there are many connections comming from search engines siders
> > (90% of all the established connections), I'd like to limit the
> > ressources that spiders are using. One way would be through IPFW,
> > but are there better ways? Is there a way to limit/prioritize in
> > Apache (not that I know any).
Lookup mod_security rules for Apache and mod_dosevasive. mod_evasive will help prevent the spiders from opening many pages at one time
mod_security has rules to detect some fake spiders and other bots and block them from the get go.
Both though will add a little bit of overhead to Apache.
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