Re: ban list

From: Nick O'Brien <>
Date: Fri, 14 Aug 1998 09:49:50 +0100 (British Summer Time)


On Thu, 13 Aug 1998 16:57:36 -0600 (MDT) Sys Admin/Curtis Hays II
<> wrote:

> I remember seeing a few months ago a question on a publicly available
> access list banning "bad" sites (for a school)...
> Recently someone suggested, but they want 5-10K$ for their
> product... Does anyone know of such a list?

I use the standard Squid ACLs to implement ban lists (the FAQ recommends
using redirectors such as squirm but I find that they cause a massive
performance on our platform - Digital Unix 4.0D). I know it is a bit manual
but I find it to be a nice simple method and *FREE* :).


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