[clug-talk] Open Source Net Nanny-esque program
chris_lobkowicz at rapid.ca
Wed Mar 30 15:40:57 PST 2005
How about a hosts file? (There are lots of customs hosts files avail to
keep advertising, and malicious software at bay.)
Google for 'host file' for starters.
Rather than over engineer this, k.i.s.s.
127.0.0.1 is your friend.
> I suppose having a Snort/Squid type proxy would be too much hassle... no?
> On Wed, 30 Mar 2005 15:43:52 -0700, Evan Brown wrote
>>My wife needs me to find a piece of software like net nanny that can
>>stop users from going to gambling sites. She works for a non-profit
>>organization so they don't have much money. Also they run windooze
>>on the public machine, anyone have any suggestions. I figured if it
>>was open source this crowd would know, I'm also googling for answers,
>> trying not to be totally lazy :).
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