IP blocker allows you to block access to your site for one or more IP addresses or fully qualified domain names. To access the IP blocker login to Cpanel and go to the security section you will get an IP blocker.
Block an IP address
To block access to your site for specific IP addresses or IP address range, follow the following steps
Step1: add the IP address or range of IP addresses you want to block from accessing your site
You can specify denied IP addresses in the following formats
Single IP Address (192.168.0.1)
Implied Range (192.168.0.1-40)
CIDR Format (192.168.0.1/32)
Implies 192.*.*.* (192.)
Step2: click add
Currently-Blocked IP Addresses
The system separates the IP address ranges that you enter into subnets in CIDR format. Then this address is added to .htaccess by the system. The currently blocked IP address contains the following elements.
Server Setting: the server setting represents the CIDR-formatted IP addresses.
Beginning IP: the beginning IP represents the beginning of the IP address range.
Ending IP: the ending IP represents the engine of the IP address range.
Unblock an IP address
To unblock the IP addresses that you are blocked perform the following steps
Step1: click the delete button which is in front of the IP address you want to delete. the new window will open.
Step2:click the remove IP button. The IP address will be removed.
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