I am receiving the following log entries for my cpanel server. I have csf and am wondering the best way to block this bot. They are filling up my logs.
The IP address goes back to the American Registry of Internet Numbers. . . in Hong Kong. Can someone confirm if this is legitimate (which I doubt) and if not, best way to block only this bot using CSF or similar. The csf.deny is for blocklists, this is one particular domain and if I block the actual IP address only, then I would be blocking ARIN (which is maybe what the crawler wants me to do).
msnbot-40-77-193-242.search.msn.com - - [23/May/2019:15:56:38 -0400] "GET /templates/xxxxxxxx/css/user.css?4ac4b28fxxxxxxxxx24a660c0da HTTP/1.1" 200 275 "http://example.com/" "Mozilla/5.0 (iPhone; CPU iPhone OS 7_0 like Mac OS X) AppleWebKit/537.51.1 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/7.0 Mobile/11A465 Safari/9537.53 BingPreview/1.0b"
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