Would like to set up a Kiosk workstation.

I've been tasked with setting up a non-secure Kiosk workstation that would not go through our Firewall in order for users to access the internet without risk to our network/domain.  The problem is that all connections go through our network switch which then goes to our Firewall.  This system is not on our domain, only a workgroup, but it still gets blocked by our Web Blocker on the firewall.  Is there a way to make this work without having to obtain another  public IP address?  I don't have any available and our cable company said they would have to enter a whole new set to obtain the necessary number of Public IP's.  This would involve many changes on my network.  Any help, direction or suggestions would be much obliged.

Thank you!
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Does the Kiosk need access to the internet? If so, perhabs you can set up a virtual network in the switch and create a new route for the kiosk on the router?
Ivano ViolaSystem AdministratorCommented:
We have a few kiosk computers where I work. The computers are all part of our domain but only have Internet access. We use software called SiteKiosk which works great. http://www.sitekiosk.net/en-US/SiteKiosk/Default.aspx
You really can lock down the computer to make it very secure. It creates and uses a local account on the computer. You can download a trial version so it's worth a look at. Also the licenses are very reasonable.

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