Re: Proxys and filtered services

Danny Sinang ( (no email) )
Tue, 11 Aug 1998 22:04:04 +0800

I use WebSense for NT and it works well. However, I've lots of other
features that I want included like proxying for multiple IRC servers,
customer filtering on a per user basis, etc ...

The filtering of websites really works. I like it and it's cheaper than

LittleBrother ( ) is cheaper but I've not used it.

- Danny Sinang

-----Original Message-----
From: David Payer <>
To: <>
Date: Tuesday, August 11, 1998 9:51 PM
Subject: Proxys and filtered services

>>>Can MS Proxy Server 2.0 proxy for IRC ?
>>>Can it filter chat rooms ?
>>Not that I am aware of. its >just not its job.
>This brings up a question.
>I am considering one of the filtered services H2O2 ? Websense, etc and have
>found a commonality: $2500 for a machine they make (a linux P-200, running
>their routing/filtering product) plus a monthly fee that costs about
>Are there satisfied customers among this list for these products? Are they
>worth the money to you? Have they helped you find new/continuing
>Is there a less expensive alternatives like a Linux machine and your own
>lists, etc (actually the services are up to a quarter million "filtered
>sites" and they claim to have people reviewing sites for filtering
>This is a significant investment but one that I see making sense so I want
>to do it the right way and get my moneys worth. I would appreciate your
>David Payer
>OMNI Internet