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 Linux Web Filtering with DansGuardian and ClamAV

A web filter is software that can filter the type of content a Web browser displays. The filter checks the content of a Web page against a set of rules and replaces any unwanted content with an alternative Web page, usually an "Access Denied" page. The type of content to be filtered is usually controlled by a systems administrator. Web filters are used in schools, libraries, homes, and companies to safeguard personnel from obscene content on the Internet. The combination with different anti virus software makes it even more powerful and helps to protect our own network against the common threats.

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 (Submitted by Frank Neugebauer Thu Aug 12, 2004 )

  


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