Hotlinking is always annoying, but easy to prevent. Here are two ways to do this with nginx. The first example simply returns a 405 when any hotlinking is detected. The second example prevents hotlinking only from specific domains. I used this when a site tried to embed media files through ... more
I am Nicolas Kuttler, a web developer, system administrator and IT consultant from France, currently living in Germany.
I have been working with various web-related technologies for more than a decade... more