Restrict access to internet for some users
Posted on 2004-04-08
I am setting up a new server for a client together with an ADSL connection for about 10 desktops. My client does not trust their staff and so does not want everyone to be able to access the internet. However, the client does want everyone to have email.
I was thinking of restrivting Inet access by using a proxy such as squid and closing of all access to port 80 except for the proxy. I can then use the proxy config to allow certain machines access to the web. However, I would like to a set up where I can deny specific users regardless of the machine they are using.
Any ideas how I can do this or comments on my initial thoughts?