Friday, August 18, 2006

Stealth Crawler from HP

Something stealth came crawling from HP, perhaps it's part of that PlanetLab fiasco, asked for 11 pages and 3 images, very bizarre behavior.

Asked for the 'about' page 3 times, robots.txt 2 times, index 2 times, and the privacy page, so definitely not a human and not a terribly clever bot either. - "GET /robots.txt " "-" "Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.1)" - "GET / " "-" "Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.1)"
Reverse DNS says:
name =
What's up HP, mind sharing your intentions with this activity?

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