Re: [squid-users] Access Control

From: Henrik Nordstrom <>
Date: Fri, 23 Nov 2001 19:01:37 +0100

Paul Carruthers wrote:
> I run a small proxy server, it works a treat as it logs everything and
> restricts some sites. Only problem is some people go "direct" to a website
> by using its ip address, after doing a nslookup. Can I force the proxy
> server into doing reverse lookups ?

If you are using the dstdomain (or dstdom_regex) ACL type then it does,
just to prevent things like this.

Requires the site to be reverse-registered in the first place, and with
the name you are attempting to block...

Henrik Nordström
Squid Hacker
Received on Fri Nov 23 2001 - 11:06:06 MST

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