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has blocked nearly 1200 hosts who try to get search results from my instance as JSON (only bots do this).

No wonder Google is sending a captcha...

So if you run a Searx instance protect it with fail2ban so it is usable for people who take care about privacy... and not those damn bots doing search engine manipulation.

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