My Bot Project

My Bot Project

My bot project is an attempt to identify and classify the robots that visit the websites I control. You may be familiar with some bots but not others. Hopefully, my opinionated information will assist you in some way.

These are the five most recent bots I’ve examined:

lua-resty-http

RT Cunningham
June 25, 2019
Unknown

The lua-resty-http user agent is the user agent for the Nginx Lua module. It lets the user manipulate the data as it’s received by the script.

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Aspider

RT Cunningham
June 25, 2019
Search Engine

The Aspider bot is a web crawler for a Search Technologies, a part of Accenture. It’s a pay-only search engine that more people will never use than will.

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Grammarly

RT Cunningham
June 25, 2019
Services

The Grammarly robot is the user agent for the Grammarly proofreading service. I prefer another proofreading service over this one.

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Yahoo! Slurp

RT Cunningham
June 25, 2019
Search Engine

Yahoo! Slurp is the robot for the Yahoo search engine. As far as I know, this search engine doesn’t exist in the United States anymore.

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ltx71

RT Cunningham
June 23, 2019
Unknown

The ltx71 robot is for the LTX71 security research site. I don’t know what kind of security they’re researching and I’m waiting on a reply to a message.

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You can find the rest of them on my bot list page.

My Bot Project is a website by RT Cunningham