How to block facebook access
jmire at lsuhsc.edu
Mon Aug 28 14:49:15 UTC 2017
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> From: owner-freebsd-questions at freebsd.org [mailto:owner-freebsd-
> questions at freebsd.org] On Behalf Of Adam Vande More
> Sent: Tuesday, August 22, 2017 19:08
> To: Ernie Luzar <luzar722 at gmail.com>
> Cc: freebsd-questions at freebsd.org
> Subject: Re: How to block facebook access
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> On Sat, Aug 19, 2017 at 1:20 PM, Ernie Luzar <luzar722 at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hello list;
> > Running 11.1 & ipfilter with LAN behind the gateway server. LAN users are
> > using their work PC's to access facebook during work.
> > What method would recommend to block all facebook access?
> Personally I would setup a transparent proxy eg squid and block it using
> that. DNS solutions are too fragile and something like squid can generate
> comprehensive reports.
I would agree with Adam, in the past we've used squid with Dansguardian along with a DNS blackhole to control not only DNS but NTP so that AD and Kerberos was in sync across the whole campus.
John Mire: jmire at lsuhsc.edu
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