Allow and Deny IP's

Francis Daly francis at
Wed Feb 7 16:37:24 UTC 2018

On Wed, Feb 07, 2018 at 09:57:04PM +0530, Kaushal Shriyan wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 7, 2018 at 5:32 AM, Francis Daly <francis at> wrote:
> > On Mon, Feb 05, 2018 at 11:56:04PM +0530, Kaushal Shriyan wrote:

Hi there,

> In the curl request I am adding http header -H 'x-forwarded-for:
> curl -X GET -H 'cache-control: no-cache' -H
> > 'postman-token: 2494a4a7-6791-2426-cedf-d0bcaa1cd90a' -H
> > 'x-forwarded-for:'
> IP :- should be denied with 403
> Please let me know if i am missing anything.

No part of your config that I can see says to use the contents of the
x-forwarded-for header to determine whether the request should be allowed
or denied.

Is that in a part of the configuration that you did not show?

(Also: is not an IP address.)

Francis Daly        francis at

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