[Dshield] Spyware Blacklist

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Fri Jun 13 16:49:12 GMT 2003


Why not then use  Dans Guardian it work great.

On Thu, 2003-06-12 at 20:26, Mark Tombaugh wrote:
> On Thursday 12 June 2003 9:12 pm, Chateauneuf wrote:
> > I'm a bit confused. If you are trying to block ads and banners, you can
> > do that with a Bind null zone. This site updates their blacklist every
> > few days and it works great for me.
> >
> > http://pgl.yoyo.org/adservers/
> >
> > I use the Bind null zones export but you can also export into IPchains
> > commands.  I'd be interested to know which is a better use of resources
> > in Linux.
> 
> Thanks for the replies. These links are perfect for null routing, but I'm not 
> trying to block ads, they are relatively harmless. My goal is to keep browser 
> hijackers, data miners, etc off of workstations. Null routing them works fine 
> on most networks, but small lans that use external dns servers means lots of 
> hosts files, lots of updates etc. Im looking for the registered netblocks of 
> spyware distros to block at the perimeter, as well as the ranges that 
> distribute the adware itself.
> 
> Recently, I've seen more Windows machines than not running adware, some 
> causing 3 to 4 browser popups with every new window . It bothers me to sit 
> down at a workstation with no open windows, run netstat, and see a couple 
> connections to gator or xupiter or anything for that matter. Plus, its 
> expensive for everyone to clean this crud so I would rather just keep it out.
> 
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