Deprecated - Bot Fight Mode

This tutorial is deprecated in favour of Get started with Bot Fight Mode · Cloudflare bot solutions docs


About Bot Fight Mode:

A BirthdayWeek 2019 Announcement:

Cleaning up bad bots (and the climate)

How to enable Bot Fight Mode:

You can enable Bot Fight Mode in the Firewall > Settings area of your Cloudflare Dashboard:

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Useful Links:

Community Tip - Bot Fight Mode

Expert Tip - Bot Management & Bot Fight Mode

Global enable Bot Fight Mode? - #2 by sandro

Tutorial Reference: CT-25

Reviewed: 08/21

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