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6:21 pm on Jun 11, 2007 (gmt 0)

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208.65.71.66 - - [10/Jun/2007:12:15:30 -0500] "GET /robots.txt HTTP/1.1" 403 - "-" "User-Agent: BoardReader-Image-Fetcher /1.0 info@boardreader.com"

Began a few days ago with an image link submitted to a board in January.
It likley would not be so alarming, however the images the bot is attemtpting to crawl were placed in TMP folders and are customarily removed within a week of providing the link.

Someinteresting reading on the company:
[google.com...]

[edited by: volatilegx at 3:05 am (utc) on June 19, 2007]
[edit reason] fixed broken link [/edit]

7:14 pm on Jun 17, 2007 (gmt 0)

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I always find it interesting to read about how a company is selling "Business Intelligence" by using my content. thanks.

I've seen this UA also: (381896) User-Agent: BoardReader Favicon Fetcher /1.0 info@boardreader.com

3:17 am on Jun 25, 2007 (gmt 0)

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I block "User-Agent:"

Never seen a legit use.

5:15 am on Jun 25, 2007 (gmt 0)

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Great UA they have.

Caught three of mine ;)