wget man page states this, under the section for the
Some web sites may perform log analysis to identify retrieval programs such as Wget by looking for statistically significant similarities in the time between requests. [...] A 2001 article in a publication devoted to development on a popular consumer platform provided code to perform this analysis on the fly. Its author suggested blocking at the class C address level to ensure automated retrieval programs were blocked despite changing DHCP-supplied addresses.
I want to obtain a copy of this article for reading, and have tried many searches on the Internet to determine the article. However, all I can find with these searches is the man page for
wget hosted on different websites; and some other research papers having no relation at all with this topic.
Does anyone know which article is being referred to and where I can obtain a copy?