New Bingbot is coming October 1st

As Bing have been saying for a while the new Bingbot is coming 1st OCtober according to post.

Name change

As of October 1st, you’ll start seeing the following user agent name in your server logs:

Mozilla/5.0 (compatible; bingbot/2.0 +

The old HTTP header From field, currently seen as:

From: msnbot(at)

will be renamed to the following:

From: bingbot(at)