In case you notice a considerable increase in the traffic to your Internet site and if after you look into the visitor stats it turns out that it comes from places across the globe or from other servers, your Internet site is probably being attacked by an automatic bot. Such pieces of software go through random websites seeking to log in to their administration area through a brute-force attack or to leave spam comments beneath every article where this sort of an option is provided. The fact is that, this is something relatively frequent in recent times, but if you know the IP addresses through which the attacks come, you could block them, so the bots shall not be able to access your website in any way. Certainly, you'll be able to block IPs even if you allow only people from specific countries to access your site.

IP Blocking in Hosting

If you buy a hosting from us, you'll be able to see comprehensive traffic stats for all of your Internet sites and if you notice that many of the visits to any of them aren't legit, you'll be able to block the IP addresses that have generated the most traffic using our IP Blocking tool. The interface is incredibly simple - choose the needed domain or subdomain from a drop-down list, then type the IP address that you want to block and save the change. All of the addresses which you have blacklisted will appear in the very same section of the Control Panel, allowing you to always remove any of them and permit it to access your website again. You can block entire IP ranges via the tool too - you just need to leave 1 or 2 octets from the address blank. As an example, entering 1.2.3. will block all 254 IPs from to

IP Blocking in Semi-dedicated Servers

You shall be able to block IP addresses with ease and stop the unwelcome traffic to any site hosted inside a semi-dedicated server account with our company, because we offer a very easy-to-use tool to do that, that is offered with our Hepsia hosting CP. Even if you have not dealt with this sort of problems in the past, you won't have any difficulties, as our tool features a very user-friendly interface. Once you navigate to the IP blocking section of the CP, you'll find a complete list of all the domains and subdomains you have added inside the Hosted Domains section. All you should do to block an IP address is select the needed domain or subdomain from a drop-down menu and type in the IP inside the box below. The change will take effect right away, so you will not get any traffic from this address in the future. Taking away an IP from the blocked list is just as easy.