Blocking a specific website

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how can you block a specific website e.g[www.who.com]from a workgroup pc,using a 3G moderm.
ASKED: March 18, 2009  6:44 AM
UPDATED: January 21, 2011  8:02 PM

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You need to create a web proxy. Look into Websense, Bluecoat or companies with similar solutions.
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OR you can edit the windows Host file (%systemroot%\system32\drivers\etc) and include the website or website you wish to block. perform a search on “Windows XP host file” for some specific guidelines.
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OR add a rule to the client’s firewall. I would hope that you have already implemented a client firewall in this configuration.

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  • Itgurpreet
    You can go for content filtering. Check this on the following link: "http://teamtutorials.com/windows-tutorials/internet-explorer-7-content-advisor-setup"
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