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MSN Bot Spoofing UA as Browser

     

Web_Savvy

3:04 pm on Sep 22, 2010 (gmt 0)

10+ Year Member



Spotted today:

IP: 207.46.199.29
UA: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 7.0; Windows NT 5.1; SV1; .NET CLR 1.1.4325; .NET CLR 2.0.50727; .NET CLR 3.0.30729; .NET CLR 3.5.30707; InfoPath.2)

IP resolves to:
United States Redmond Microsoft Corp
Host: msnbot-207-46-199-29.search.msn.com

Mainly to detect cloaking, I suppose.

Anybody with more info on this?

Dijkgraaf

8:39 pm on Sep 22, 2010 (gmt 0)

WebmasterWorld Senior Member 10+ Year Member



There is a whole thread about it here [webmasterworld.com...]

Web_Savvy

3:19 am on Sep 23, 2010 (gmt 0)

10+ Year Member



Thanks for pointing this out, Dijkgraaf.
 

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