Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from 220.127.116.11
Mozilla/5.0 (compatible; AhrefsBot/4.0; +http://ahrefs.com/ robot/)
Hit my site from 18.104.22.168 over 4 dozen times yesterday grabbing robots.txt and nothing else.
Today's talley is 14 so far, from 8:19 to 10:08 am.
It gets a 403... will it ever learn?
But if it's getting a 403, it isn't grabbing robots.txt. It's only trying to.
Many people have a robots.txt exemption. Something like:
Allow from all