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Re: How to block adult content

Post by majpooper » Wed Oct 09, 2019 1:15 pm

I have found PiHole to be the most effective way to block unwanted content from my home network. The added benefit is that it enhances performance because blocked content/Ads are blocked before they ever load. PiHole is described as an Ad blocker but blocklist can be added to block all sorts of content including ****. My blocklists include ****, crypto, fraud, malware, redirect and many more. On occasion something is blocked that I do not want blocked - this is easily remedied by a single click that will whitelist a particular domain that I do not want blocked.

PiHole gets it's name because it can be setup on a $100 RaspberryPi and runs on a very light version of Debian. PiHole actually can run on any Debian based distro (or any linux disto I suppose . . . . ? ? ?) I run it on an old Lenovo T400 running LMDE 3 because that what I had available and that is an OS I am comfortable with. PiHole is rather simple to setup - there are several How Tos including YouTube videos that show to setup PiHole step by step.

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https://s3.amazonaws.com/lists.disconnect.me/simple_tracking.txt 
https://s3.amazonaws.com/lists.disconnect.me/simple_ad.txt 
https://hosts-file.net/ad_servers.txt 
https://tspprs.com/dl/cl1 
https://blocklist.site/app/dl/crypto 
https://blocklist.site/app/dl/drugs 
https://blocklist.site/app/dl/fraud 
https://blocklist.site/app/dl/malware 
https://blocklist.site/app/dl/phishing 
https://blocklist.site/app/dl/**** 
https://blocklist.site/app/dl/ransomware 
https://blocklist.site/app/dl/redirect 
https://blocklist.site/app/dl/scam 
https://blocklist.site/app/dl/spam 
https://blocklist.site/app/dl/torrent 
https://blocklist.site/app/dl/tracking 
https://blocklist.site/app/dl/facebook 
https://blocklist.site/app/dl/youtube 
https://blocklist.site/app/dl/gambling
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Re: How to block adult content

Post by lsemmens » Thu Oct 10, 2019 7:42 am

Of course, technology is everywhere these days so it makes it a lot harder to monitor your kids' activity, when mine were young, the computer was set up in a public area of the house so we could keep an eye on them without being obvious.
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Re: How to block adult content

Post by Petermint » Thu Oct 10, 2019 10:20 pm

Add NoScript or equivalent. That blocks the Javascript in bad content/adverts that redirects you to bad sites. You avoid all sorts of scams, the people after your money or your likes or your vote.

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Re: How to block adult content

Post by AZgl1500 » Thu Oct 10, 2019 11:27 pm

Sure would like to have a filter on my cellphone to automatically reject Callers w/o a name, the Robo calls are drowning us here in the USA...

My Verizon Caller ID displays the "ph#" which is fake, and the locale for that Area code.

Get calls for everything under the sun, including P**n stuff

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Re: How to block adult content

Post by whois1230 » Fri Oct 11, 2019 9:59 am

phd21 wrote:
Mon Oct 07, 2019 10:15 am
Hi whois1230,

I just read your post and the good replies to it. Here are my thoughts on this as well.

There are various DNS providers like OpenDNS that provide various levels of protection against adult content and or malicious websites, but none that I know of can prevent 100 percent of all adult content. Even with OpenDNS, you have to setup (configure) your router and or your computers and devices to use their particular DNS entries that block adult content.

In addition to adding browser extensions and or addons to block adult content, you can add 3rd party blockers in various ways like member "Resistor" mentioned.

If you have children you are concerned about, then changing the hardware router's DNS default entries to a secure DNS provider's server IP addresses is probably the best option.

How to Block **** on Any Device. For Free. A Protect Young Eyes Post.
https://protectyoungeyes.com/how-to-blo ... -for-free/



DNS provider block adult content - Google Search
https://www.google.com/search?hl=en&sxs ... CAg&uact=5


Hope this helps ...
Hello, when I opened https://protectyoungeyes.com/how-to-blo ... -for-free/ I got this: This page doesn't seem to exist.
It looks like the link pointing here was faulty. Maybe try searching?

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Re: How to block adult content

Post by RIH » Fri Oct 11, 2019 7:45 pm

phd entered the correct link, however the forum has a ban on the word p o r n.
Hence that is changed in the url to 4 *
Copy the url, paste it into your bowser & replace the 4 * with the letters p,o,r,n & you will find the correct page.
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Re: How to block adult content

Post by trytip » Sat Oct 12, 2019 9:23 am

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Re: How to block adult content

Post by whois1230 » Sat Oct 19, 2019 2:56 pm

RIH wrote:
Fri Oct 11, 2019 7:45 pm
phd entered the correct link, however the forum has a ban on the word p o r n.
Hence that is changed in the url to 4 *
Copy the url, paste it into your bowser & replace the 4 * with the letters p,o,r,n & you will find the correct page.
https://protectyoungeyes.com/how-to-blo ... -for-free/
I used the CleanBrowsing Adult-level DNS IP Addresses 185.228.168.10, 185.228.169.11 and it blocks all ****, but when I activate Windscribe VPN, **** can be accessed again.

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