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How to block sites like facebook.com, google.com etc. for different users

I use iptables for other sites as: iptables -A OUTPUT -o EXTERNAL_IF -m owner --uid-owner USERNAME -d DESTINATION_WEB -j REJECT It works for most sites except ones having a large range of IPs. What ...
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In an IP filter, where does the IP I'm trying to block goes: source or destination?

I'm trying to block a certain site/ip-address (http://122.160.230.125:8080/vta/redirectedPage.do) from opening. I figure (?) that if I could put 122.160.230.125 in my router IP Filter settings I ...
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How does Buctools work?

I have set up buctools in my house, but I am curious: how does it technologically work and do all those things? -- like safesearch for example. Hopefully this counts as a "personal and home computer ...
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Effectively blocking flash online games

How do I block all games on one computer? hosts file is an option, but I have yet to come across a decent hosts list for all online game sites. I tried using open DNS but the filer list there is ...
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Is there a Firefox/chrome plugin, or a software that disables specific terms from being searched for in google?

Family protection software are good, however, they are NOT smart enough, more specifically, in filtering other languages than English's pornography search keywords.
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Modem seems to be partially blocking webpage content from host computer

I am loading a webpage from a host behind a cellular modem. The web port is routed correctly and the page starts to load (title loads and part of the html head), but then always stops when trying to ...
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Not being able to block a site in ccproxy server

I have installed ccproxy server and have setup firefox to use this proxy server. Now I am trying out different features of proxy server. For testing purpose, I want to check blocking of ...
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Internet Explorer 7 “content advisor” shut off

I'm using Internet Explorer 7. I turned off Content-Adviser. (Its constant pop-ups make the entire idea useless.) I deleted all my "approved" sites. I deleted all my "blocked" sites. I turned off ...
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Filter/Redirect HTTP requests based on URL in Ad-Hoc connection

My computer (Windows7) is connected to the Internet via ethernet, and I shared this Internet connection via WIFI (Ad-Hoc). Is it possible to filter/block/redirect URLs for specific MAC/IP addresses, ...
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Adblock Plus filter to block youtube 'Popular feed videos ' on homepage?

I don't like the Youtube's popular feed videos on front page, few of them have adult stuff or NSFW thumbnails which i don't like. its a distraction. I added a custom filter i.e. main-feed-content' ...
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openDNS and proxy settings

My work PC is connected to my company domain and it uses proxy settings. I tried to block a site(eg. facebook.com) using openDNS settings, it did not work. Will openDNS work if I use proxy settings ...
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Windows Family Safety : Disable “Ask to view the content” alert

Every goddamn time I refresh/load any page which contains content from a disallowed domain, an alert pops-up in the upper-right (and a sound plays) : "Some web content from [wherever] has been ...
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Only permit traffic to specific domains on Windows 7

Three domain-member boxes are sometimes used for proctoring exams. Unfortunately some instructors host their exams on external sites, so blocking all WAN connectivity is not a solution. What software ...