Block Websites in Transparent Mode


(Veeramani P) #1

NethServer Version: NethServer release 7.4.1708 (Final)
Module Web Proxy

We need to block some websites (Facebook and YouTube) in transparent mode. It’s possible to block websites in transparent mode. We are using Thin Client machines (Windows, Ubuntu).

We are using domain controller for user management

(Markus Neuberger) #2

Yes, it’s possible with the Web Content Filter:


You may work with filter categories too. You may block “Social_Networks”:


(Alessio Fattorini) #3

You should use SSL proxy for those sites :wink:

(Veeramani P) #4

How to use SSL proxy in nethserver 7.4

Also web content filter applicable for particular user group, when we use transparent mode. So how to block particular website for particular user group or user in nethserver.

Our query just very simple, We block some websites for particular usergroup or particular user. We tried authentication mode but the internet getting very slow and some https websites loading very long.

Kindly help me to solve this issues.

(Christian Plaza) #5

the problem is when I put and don´t block… why…

(Pedro Sitan) #6

For me working by selectin block http and https ports


(Federico Ballarini) #7

It doesn’t work when you are logged into facebook or also when you are not logged-in?

(Christian Plaza) #8

It works all that you block in the filter of the web content filter.

(Christian Plaza) #9

You have to dismark Block HTTP and HTTPS ports.Proxy

(Pedro Sitan) #10

ok, thanks for advice, i will do.

(Christian Plaza) #11

good luck…!

(Veeramani P) #12

How to Block YouTube and Facebook for particular user group only, If i enable global blacklist it block all user group. i need block sites only for particular group

Kindly help me…