Category: Scripting

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Apache / Nginx Requests Per Hour

This simple bash one liner will show you how to find the number of requests Apache or Nginx has served per hour on a specified date.  This information will allow you to quickly determine a spike in traffic or possible attack on a server.

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Wherediz IP Location Scripting

When reviewing access logs on servers, you may find yourself wondering, where in the world is this IP address from?  After being asked this hundreds of times, a coworker started building a API in python to return the geographic location of an IP address.  This API, now called wherediz? is a script friendly way to find the location of an IP address.

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