Blocking claudebot from scanning sites

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Blocking claudebot from scanning sites

L0 Member

Is it possible to create a rule/application (or if there is an existing one) to block certain bots from scanning websites behind the firewall?  I see the claude application, but I'm guessing this is more for outbound requests than for blocking the bot.  thanks!


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Do you have example traffic so you can see what the app-id is being flagged as? There are various scan vulnerability that are a part of the vulnerability profile so you should make sure you have that attached to your policies. As well as I would look into reconnaissance protection, which is apart of the zone protection profiles. Reconnaissance Protection (

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