Block Facebook on ipcop/iptables

Posted on 2009-04-20
Last Modified: 2013-11-16

Im using an ipcop firewall and i like to block facebook on this firewall.
the site seems using many ip adresses how can i do to deny acces on this website.

Question by:jamill
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    Expert Comment

    in Serverice -> url filer

    type or

    under blocked url

    it will blocked those url

    Author Comment

    im talk about blockin facebook on iptables not on url filter

    thanck u for the answer
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    Expert Comment

    ur using IPcop, can you can block easily with ipcop, then why you needs iptables ??

    with iptables, you will have to block IP by Ip or full subnet  , you would not be able to block by hostname such as
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    Accepted Solution

    using an IP WHOIS lookup facebook owns the IP range

    So you can block to block all IP Addresses owned by facebook.

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