NginX – Blocking per IP address or range

Yep I know what your thinking, blocking ┬áby IP inside NginX, shouldn’t you be doing that at firewall level instead? Yes, if it comes from the actual IP, you should. Programs such as Fail2ban provide the functionality to automatically block unscrupulous IPs via iptables thus the traffic never gets anywhere near your software. The problem … Continue reading NginX – Blocking per IP address or range