Looking for abusive clients in your web server logs Here’s a quick tip on how to find IPs that may be hammering on your web server: cat access.log |cut -d ' ' -f 2 |sort|uniq -c | sort -nk 1 Run that against your Apache access log and you’ll find out hits/IP address. Just check to be sure they aren’t Google before you block them! By Devon|2017-05-18T15:16:13+00:00July 13th, 2009|Linux|0 Comments Share This Story, Choose Your Platform! FacebookTwitterLinkedInRedditGoogle+Email About the Author: Devon Related Posts PHP and FastCGI PHP and FastCGI Want an even better job? :) Want an even better job? :) rsync is MUCH faster than scp rsync is MUCH faster than scp Automated ClamAV Virus Scanning Automated ClamAV Virus Scanning Server Backups to S3 Server Backups to S3 Leave A Comment Cancel reply Comment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.