Taking action on bot traffic on your site

How to move from Monitor to Active ?
Monitor mode allows all the traffic, you can view detailed reports of bot activity on your website but it does not allow you to take action against bots. ...
Tue, Jun 21, 2016 at 12:51 PM
What mechanisms are available to take action on bots using ShieldSquare?
ShieldSquare gives you the flexibility of taking action against bots through options such as to show Captcha, redirect the bot to a dummy page,feeding fak...
Tue, Jun 21, 2016 at 12:54 PM
Configuring different responses for various kinds of bots
The active mode allows you to take action against bots by sending API response codes. Based on the response code, the actions such as Show Captcha, Block...
Mon, Oct 24, 2016 at 11:10 AM
Steps to use Feed-Based Protection
ShieldSquare’s Feed-Based Protection can be consumed if you are using WAF, or if the complete webpage content is cached at CDN level or if have a cache se...
Thu, Oct 26, 2017 at 4:51 PM
What are the methods available to integrate ShieldSquare with websites which are using Akamai CDN ?
There are 3 methods available to integrate ShieldSquare with websites which are using Akamai CDN. 1) Consume Bot IP feed generated by ShieldSquare...
Mon, Oct 16, 2017 at 6:19 PM
What is the ideal time for consuming IP Feed?
ShieldSquare Feed-Based Protection generates the IP feed. The IP Feed can be consumed by using a cron job. The IP Feed can be consumed at regular internal...
Tue, Jun 21, 2016 at 1:13 PM
Classification of Legitimate Bots to 5 different sub categories
This feature will help the customer can take appropriate action on distinct sub categories of Legitimate Bots. Different categories that will be ava...
Mon, Sep 5, 2016 at 11:27 PM
Can I configure a response for a specific family under a Legitimate bot Category?
Yes. ShieldSquare empowers you to configure a separate response for a specific family under a Legitimate bot Category. Log into ShieldSquare admin portal. C...
Mon, Aug 14, 2017 at 10:33 PM
How to block bad bots using IPtables ?
'Iptables' is a user-space utility program that allows a system administrator to configure the tables provided by the Linux kernel firewall. It is...
Mon, Oct 16, 2017 at 6:33 PM
How to validate Feed based protection implementation?
With the help of below two services, you can query the Feed between a time range which you have already consumed to validate the Feed implementation at your...
Thu, Oct 26, 2017 at 11:06 PM