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Date:      Fri, 06 Jul 2007 16:23:56 -0400
From:      Steve Bertrand <>
To:        RW <>
Subject:   Re: parental control with squid and dansguardian
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RW wrote:
> On Fri, 6 Jul 2007 13:20:07 +0200
> Zbigniew Szalbot <> wrote:
>> I do not yet have FreeBSD functioning as a real gateway as I will be
>> able to do it at a later stage. However, there is one thing that
>> leaves me wondering. In order to use the content filtering as
>> provided by Dansguardian, I need to configure the browser to look for
>> proxy on port 8080. Now, if someone just changes the port in their
>> browser to 3128 (squid proxy port), then all content filtering will
>> be bypassed. 
> If this box is not the gateway, there is no point in doing anything
> about this because they can simply turn-off proxying and go direct to
> the internet. 

Not if the box is an inline bridge...

Allow minimal Internet use, ftp, ssh, 587, 110 etc, then fwd 80, 443 to
the internal proxy box and voila.


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