Shallalist & Urlblacklist Exposed – Poorly Maintained Data.

The importance of well maintained blacklist data has serious implications for Squidguard and Dansguardian based web filtering solutions, as they tend to rely heavily on blacklists which typically come from one of the providers we will discuss in this brief Read More …

Mikrotik RouterOS IP Address List – Malicious Blacklist Updated.

We have rewritten our Mikrotik RouterOS malicious ip address list import script for Mikrotik RouterOS ip firewall. Now included is blocklist.de and malc0de. Along with dshield and spamhaus drop and edrop blacklists. If you have been using our malicious blacklist Read More …

Mitigate ‘WannaCry’ traffic by blocking Tor Nodes?

A major ransomware attack has affected many organizations across the world reportedly including Telefonica in Spain, the National Health Service in the UK, and FedEx in the US. The malware responsible for this attack is a ransomware variant known as Read More …

New Blacklist Released – Blogspot-x: Adult Domains

Recently we discovered that all blogspot domains will resolve through at least 64 blogspot assigned tlds, and discovery of these continues. In response to this development it became clear that we had to choose between simply appending 64 tld’s to Read More …

Something smells funny at urlblacklist.com

Competition is great, it drives innovation and gives companies the incentive to improve and the drive needed to continue to improve services and products. And in the spirit of competition sometimes a little dirt gets slung. But it isn’t only Read More …

Problems & Solutions with Mikrotik RouterOS DNS Domain Blacklists.

Article by Benjamin E. Nichols http://www.squidblacklist.org Introduction. As a publisher of domain blacklist data, I thought it would be appropriate the share some recent challenges and resultant experiences with Mikrotik RouterOS DNS Domain name blacklists, especially considering that we charge Read More …

OPNSense developers add support for Authentication – Enabling Blacklists from Squidblacklist.org

After a brief exchange via email, one of the developers of OPNsense has contributed a modification that will allow for an option to authenticate using credentials for downloading blacklists, something which is essential for Squidblacklist.org members to use and update Read More …

New Blacklist: A List of Terrorist & Extremist Domains.

We have been working to compile the initial release of a new blacklist, which we have now released in the members area of Squidblacklist.org. Available for immediate download, our new and unique “Terrorism and Extremism” Domain Blacklist. Available now for Read More …