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A DevOps practitioner with an appreciation for robust architectures.

Proxy Server

DNS Blacklists

Not quite a proxy server, but similar functions with a little less configuration required for end clients:

  • PiHole: Extremely popular drop-in to block Ads and Spyware.
  • BlockWorkr: Unified blocklist service.
  • DNSWarden Blocklist: DNS blocklist - no longer maintains, but could be good starting point.

Proxy Server

  • E2Guardian: Successor of Dansgaurdian, which I had good success filtering most “inappropriate” content for K12

Captive Portal

In K12 environments, user accounts and authentications are generally useful to provide a method to control who has internet access. Captive portals could represent a nice way to provide this type of