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Old 10-22-2006, 01:26 PM   #1
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Web Filter on the User Side


I have a redhat FC5 machine with a DSL connection. My ISP does filter out some bad sites, but a lot of sites make it through the filter. I would like to block more sites. Is there anything I can run on my machine to restrict more websites. It is a standalone machine. I am using firefox.

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Old 10-22-2006, 04:44 PM   #2
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I once wrote an article on parental control for my Wiki. It is Slackware-centric, but you can use the general concepts, and the program configurations in any case. I deployed a combination of iptables, tinyproxy and dansguardian to achieve the desired effect.
See http://alien.slackbook.org/dokuwiki/...arentalcontrol

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