Use ModSecurity to block the IP address of spammers

 

The other day I made a post about how you can create custom Mod_Security rules to block the IP addresses of scrapers and script kiddys. If you aren’t familiar with the basics of Mod Security, how to create your own custom ModSecurity rules, or how to integrate Mod Security with CSF to block IP’s, please take a minute to read through that post. If you are familiar with all of those things, read on to see how you can integrate Drupal modules like Spamicide with ModSecurity to capture and block the IP addresses of spammers trying to defile your website. Continue reading