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Just wondering if any of you experiencing lots of hits from 173.252.103.3. When I do an IP Trace it tracks to Facebook.

http://www.ip-tracker.org/lookup/whois-lookup.php?query=173.252.103.3

Why is Facebook hitting my sites 400

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closed as not constructive by Iain Oct 13 '12 at 13:06

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What is being hit, what is that 400, how did you observe that, do you have logfiles etc. If you expect a helpful answer you must give more information. If you see this in your IIS logfiles, then what referrer is being given for instance? Maybe someone just shared a link pointing to your website. –  Alexander Janssen Oct 13 '12 at 11:55
    
IT hits random links, a URL. In IIS logs, in Google Analytic, and on error logs. –  ysrb Oct 13 '12 at 11:57
    
If someone shared, shouldn't it just be 1 request to 1 url? It seems that the ~400 requests are requesting the same url. –  ysrb Oct 13 '12 at 12:14
    
You really need to ask facebook, all we can do is guess. –  Iain Oct 13 '12 at 13:07

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Could easily just be a simple bot-net node on an infected computer within the FB company. Especially if link attempts seem random.

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anyway to report to facebook? –  ysrb Oct 13 '12 at 12:13
    
Probably not worth your time... I imagine that, like me, they've set up a separate wifi network for guests and visitors on a separate public IP. In that case, the computer may not even be theirs... Just hooked to an IP they own. –  BrianAdkins Oct 13 '12 at 12:16

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