Latest Update Generating Hundreds Of Connections To

I updated Home Assistant yesterday and didn’t see any problems so I went about my day. Today when checking my PiHole for unusual activity I noticed ~1800 connections to After doing some digging I discovered these requests are coming from Home Assistant and they are occuring every 2-3 minutes.

Is this some new behavior I’m unaware of? Is there a way to turn this off? I can create a rule on the pihole to block it, but I’d prefer to turn it off if possible.