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Old 07-15-2010, 07:04 AM   #1
klv
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Smile Blocking Download


Hi All,

I would like to block downloading for my LAN users through squid or other,plz give suggestion for that

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KLV
 
Old 07-15-2010, 07:38 AM   #2
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Do you want your users still be able to browse internet and just limit downloading files?

If you just need to deny internet access from you lan you can just set your iptables FORWARD policy to drop
Code:
iptables -P FORWARD DROP
You can limit allowed filetypes with squid acls, good example is found here http://www.cyberciti.biz/faq/squid-c...r-block-files/
 
Old 07-15-2010, 07:51 AM   #3
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Hi,

You can achieve this by using delay pools & ACL.
See here http://www.chezmoi.dk/how_squid.htm
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