blocking web pages

HI Experts,
some computers in our custromer´s offices have to be blocked from visiting certain websites.
What is the best way or software to do this??
regards,
RGuillermoProject ManagerAsked:
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madunixConnect With a Mentor Commented:
Squid
with  squidguard or dansguardian to filter content
http://www.linuxhelp.net/guides/squid/
http://wiki.squid-cache.org/


Secure DNS
Use comodo DNS,  norton DNS or openDNS services.

K9
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http://www.untangle.com/
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http://www.iambigbrother.com/
IamBigBrother is the leading internet monitoring software available for both homes and business.

http://www.refog.com/download.html
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http://www.eblaster.com/
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http://www.websense.com/   WebSense Web Filter
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TymetwisterCommented:
Well, if you have access to the router, most routers like Linksys have an area within its interface in which you can specify certain domains that you wish to have blocked on your network. Have you taken a look at the router interface? Might save you some money instead of buying some other software.
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RGuillermoProject ManagerAuthor Commented:
Using Starbridge Lynx L326.
It does not have that kind of service...
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Rob WilliamsCommented:
You mention "some computers".  Limiting some users and not others is more complicated, but if you want to block all you can use OpenDNS as your DNS servers and add any sites there you want to block. The free service blocks all users, but I unnderstand the paid sevice can be user specific.
http://www.opendns.com/
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RGuillermoProject ManagerAuthor Commented:
Thank you very much!!
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