Fun With Server Logs

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Somebody at Microsoft is either really on the ball or has a whole lot of free time on their hands. About two hours after putting this post live, I got a ping from a log monitoring process that I have running (yes, I’m an obsessive freak who has a process running to look for interesting stuff in my server logs and tell me about it).

tide519.microsoft.com – – [05/May/2005:14:40:19 -0400] “GET /* SNIP */ want-to-license-piece-of-microsoft.html” “Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.1; SV1; .NET CLR 1.1.4322; .NET CLR 2.0.40607)”
tide518.microsoft.com – – [05/May/2005:14:40:23 -0400] “GET /* SNIP */ more-about-ip-less-about-peoples-asses.html” “Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.1; SV1; .NET CLR 1.1.4322; .NET CLR 2.0.40607)”