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Re^4: Weird entry index my guestlog

by Nik
on Jan 10, 2008 at 21:54 UTC ( #661746=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^3: Weird entry index my guestlog
in thread Weird entry index my guestlog

I have no idea ow to use the module you suggested to me.

Apart from that iam rwlly curious on what googl's crawl bots are really doing on our webpages.
The one visited my page(crawl-66-249-67-210.googlebot.com) tried actually to pass a value in my scripts variable 'select' from url?!? Why on earth did it want to do that for? And if it wantes to select somethign from my popup menu why not select a valid item?!

Does that make any sense to you?!


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Re^5: Weird entry index my guestlog
by Nik on Jan 11, 2008 at 12:27 UTC
    Please can somebody answer me about my question on google bots? It visits my webpage very 2 days or so... Is it really automated? or one can intentionally manipulate them to atatck pages?
      here is novel idea, ask google about google bots
        Okey i searched google for 'googlebots' and i realized that its a servgice google use to collect data among websites and their contents.

        Yesterday though i saw this entry in my log: crawl-66-249-66-138.googlebot.com     27 Jan, 20:35     *Backwards Directory Traversal* attempted => ../somefilename.ext     3 I was suprised seeing that the robot tried to pass an argument requesting a file called 'xomefilename.ext'

        I consider it normal for a google bot to just visit web sites so to log their existance but isnt it really weird to actually try to Backwards Directory Traversal my site giving from the url false values to variable select?

        Is there a chance some visitor to actully use googl bots to try this stuff?
        Please tell me what you think on this case.

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