Best way for automated ban / throttle of aggressive clients on a Linux / Apache webserver for a period of time?
I notice occasional spikes on my server load and when I check access logs I notice a pattern for some automated forum poster that tries to repeatedly access a comment/reply URL. What would be the best ...
My server runs just my own sites (vBulletin forums - which are always patched with security fixes) and Rails sites using the latest version) so do I really need CSF? ...