Is there a way to ban an ip?


#1

is there a way to ban an ip address from reaching my site? i have the “mxcomment” mod installd on my joomla site but im getting spam bots big time, there stuff is never posted due to akismit but still id rather they never even made it to the site.


#2

Check this out. It’s quick and easy:
http://www.javascriptkit.com/howto/htaccess5.shtml

Modify the sample lines in a .htaccess file in the root directory of your domain.

-Scott


#3

nice! ill give that a try thanks! :slight_smile: