NGINX – Restrict access to Geographical Locations using GeoIP module

Reading Time: 2 minutes In this post I’ll try to explain how NGINX GeoIP module can be used to restrict access to your web-portal/website only to a specific geographical region. Begin by verifying NGINX GeoIP module is installed on the server which can be done via nginx -V if you can see –with-http_geoip_module in the output you are ready to use the GeoIP database with NGINX but if not you Continue Reading