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Apache errors (No matching DirectoryIndex...)
Yesterday and today, my site’s traffic dropped by almost 100%.
I checked and the site is still indexed on Google and it still ranks for its main keywords. So that’s not the issue.
Then I noticed my site has been loading very slow. So I checked the error log and I see a lot of errors in the apache error log.
AH01276: Cannot serve directory /srv/users/serverpilot/apps/sitename/public/wp-content/uploads/2021/05/: No matching DirectoryIndex (index.html,index.htm,index.php) found, and server-generated directory index forbidden by Options directive
[Tue May 11 10:22:52.161451 2021] [core:error] [pid 15803:tid 140383480702720] (36)File name too long: [client 184.108.40.206:0] AH00127: Cannot map HEAD /firstname.lastname@example.org:image/svg+xml;base64,PD94bWwgdmVyc2lvbj0iMS4wIiBlbmNvZGluZz0iVVRGLTgiPz4KPHN2ZyB3aWR0aD0iNDhweCIgaGVpZ2h0PSI0OHB4IiB2aWV3Qm94PSIwIDAgNDggNDgiIHZlcnNpb249IjEuMSIge…This (the charactors) continues for a few paragpahs
I haven’t changed anything in the past few days. Didn’t mess with any settings or anything like that.
I did update a few plugins including:
Breeze cache plugin
EWWW Image Optimizer
Really Simple SSL
It’s a WordPress site on Ubuntu 16.04.1 x64. I am using ServerPilot to manage the server.
I was hoping someone could help me and point me towards the right direction. Thank you very much in advance.
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