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What is cohere-ai?


cohere-ai is an unconfirmed agent possibly dispatched by Cohere's AI chat products in response to user prompts when it needs to retrieve content on the internet.


Operator Cohere


Undocumented AI Agent
AI-related but without a disclosed purpose

Expected Behavior

Since the operator isn't currently sharing details about the agent's purpose, it's difficult to know how it's expected to behave. Theoretically, it could be used for multiple purpose with different behavioral patterns.


Activity on Your Website

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Other Websites

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Access Control

Should I Block cohere-ai?

It's difficult to say. The purpose or purposes of undocumented AI agents could either be good or bad for your website, depending on what they are.

Using Robots.txt

User Agent Token Description
cohere-ai Should match instances of cohere-ai

You can block cohere-ai or limit its access by setting user agent token rules in your website's robots.txt.

# robots.txt
# This should block cohere-ai

User-agent: cohere-ai
Disallow: /

Instead of doing this manually, you can generate a robots.txt that stays up to date with the agent list automatically.

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