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URL Blacklists

Our URL blacklists contain thousands of Web site names and URLs and are classified by categories. Available categories are as follows:

CATEGORYDESCRIPTION
AdvertAll about advertising. This includes sites offering banners and banner creation as well as sites delivering banners to be shown in webpages. Advertising companies are listed too.
AggressiveSites of obvious aggressive content. This covers hate speech and all kinds of racism.
AlcoholSites of breweries, wineries and destilleries. This category also covers sites that explain howto make beer, wines and spirits.
AnonymousVPNThis category covers sites providing vpn services to the public. The focus is on vpn sites used to hide the origin of the traffici like tor nodes. The category does not include company vpn accesses.
AutomobileBikesAll about motorcycles. Included are vendor sites, resellers, fan and hobby pages as well as suppliers. Scooters included.
AutomobileBoatsAll about motorboats. Included are vendor sites, resellers, fan and hobby pages as well as suppliers. Not included are travel tips (this can be found in "recreationTravel").
AutomobileCarsAll about cars. Included are automobile companies and automotive suppliers.
AutomobilePlanesAll about planes ranging from small one and two seaters up to the large traffic planes, old and new, private, commercial and military. Vendors and suppliers are included (airports are not). Helicopter sites are included.
ChatSite for realtime chatting and instant messaging. Everything that is not realtime is included in "forum".
CostTrapsSites that lure with free of charge services but then give you a costly subscription (written somewhere in tiny letters nearly unreadable).
DatingSites to contact people for love and life together. Men seeking women, women seeking men, and so on.
DownloadsThis covers mostly filesharing, p2p and torrent sites. Other download sites (for software, wallpapers, ..) are included as well.
DrugsSites offering drugs or explain how to make drugs (legal and non legal). Covers tabacco as well as viagra and similar substances.
DynamicAll domains where people log in to obtain a dynamic IP address. Dynamic sites can be harmless as well as carry redirecting proxies to bypass the webfilter onr porn, games or anything else that may be inappropiate.
EducationSchoolsHome pages of schools, colleges and universities.
FinanceBankingHome page of banking companies are listed here. This is not restricted to online banking.
FinanceInsuranceSites of insurance companies, information about insurances and links concerning this subject.
FinanceMoneyLendingSites one can apply for loans and mortgages or can obtain information about this business.
FinanceRealEstateSites about all types of real estate, buying and selling homes, finding apartments for rent and selling.
FinanceTradingSites about the stock exchange market, trading of stocks and stock options as well as sites related to this subject.
FinanceOtherAll financial pages that do not fit into the financial categories above.
FortuneTellingAll sites about astrology, horoscopes, numerology, palm reading and so on. Sites that offer services to fortell the future.
ForumDiscussion sites. Covers explicit forum sites and some blogs. Sites where people can discuss and share information in a non-interactive/realtime way. Realtime discussions are covered with "chat".
GambleSites offering the possibility to win money. Poker, casino, bingo and other chance games as well as betting sites. Differs from "hobbyGames" in the aspect of winning or losing money or being lured to do so.
GovernmentSites belonging to the goverment of a country, county or city.
HackingSites with information and discussions about security weaknesses and how to exploit them. Sites offering exploits are listed as well as sites distributing programs that help to find security leaks.
HobbyCookingSites concerning food and food preparation.
HobbyGamesMiscSites related to games. This includes descriptions, news and general information about games. No gambling sites.
HobbyGamesOnlineSites about online games (all kinds of browserbased games). The games are for fun only (no gambling).
HobbyGardeningSites about gardening, growing plants, fighting bugs and everything else related to gardening.
HobbyPetsSites about all topics concerning pets: description, raising, food, looks, fairs, favorite pet stories and so on.
HomeStyleSites about everything required to create a cozy home (interior design and accessories).
HospitalsSites of hospitals and medical facilities.
ImageHostingSites specialized on hosting images, photo galleries and so on.
ISPHome pages of Internet Service Providers. Sites of companies offering webspace only are now being added too.
JobSearchPortals for job offers and job seekers as well as the career and work-for-us pages of companies.
LibraryOnline libraries and sites where you can obtain and/or read e-books. Book shops are not listed here but under shopping.
MilitarySites of military facilites or related to the armed forces.
ModelsModel agencies, models and supermodel fan pages and other model sites presenting model photos. No porn pictures.
MoviesSites offering cinema programs, information about movies and actors. Sites for downloading video clips/movies (as long as it is legal) are included as well.
MSOffice365White list of Microsoft Office 365 related sites. To use if you need to allow MS Office 365 related services only.
MusicSites that offer the download of music, information about music groups or music in general.
NewsSites presenting news. Homepages from newspapers, magazines and journals as well as some blogs.
PodcastsSites offering podcasts or podcast services.
PoliticsSites of political parties, political organizations and associations. Sites with political discussions.
PornSites about all kinds of sexual content ranging from naked photos to hardcore porn and S and M.
RadioTVDomains and urls of TV and radio stations, regardless whether they offer any programs on the site or just displaying a static page.
RecreationHumorHumorous pages, comic strips, funny stories, everything that makes people laugh.
RecreationMartialArtsSites dedicated to martial arts such karate, kung fu, taek won do as well as fighting sports sites like UFC. All sites listed in this category are also part of sports. This category is meant for users who wish to allow sports but not "aggressive" kinds of sports.
RecreationRestaurantsSites of restaurants as well as restaurant descriptions and comentaries.
RecreationSportsAll about sports: sports teams, sport discussions as well as information about sports players and the various sports themselves.
RecreationTravelSites with information about foreign countries, travel companies, travel fares, accomodations and everything else that has to do with travel.
RecreationWellnessSites about treatments for feeling internally and externally healthy and beautiful again.
RedirectorSite that actively help to bypass url filters by accepting urls via webform and play a proxy and redirecting role.
ReligionSites with religious content including all kind of churches, sects, religious interpretations and so on.
RemoteControlSites offering the service to remotely access computers, especially (but not limited to going) through firewalls. This includes using a third party computer. Traditional VPN is not covered.
RingTonesSites that offer the download of ringtones or other information about ringtones.
ScienceAstronomySites of institutions as well as of amateurs about all topics of astronomy.
ScienceChemistrySites of institutions as well as of amateurs about all topics of chemistry.
SearchEnginesCollection of search engines and directory sites.
SexEducationSites explaining the biological functions of the body concerning sexuality as well as sexual health. This category does not cover porn.
SexLingerieSites selling and presenting sexy lingerie.
ShoppingSites offering online shopping and price comparisons.
SocialNetSites bringing people together (social networking) be it for friendship or for business.
SpyWareSites that try to actively install software (or lure the user in doing so) in order to spy on the surfing behaviour (or worse). The homecalling sites where the collected information is sent are listed, too.
TrackerSites that track where you surf and what you do passively. Covers web bugs, counters and other tracking mechanisms in web pages that do not interfere with the local computer yet collect information about the surfing person for later analysis. Sites actively spying out the surfer by installing software or calling home sites are not covered with tracker but with "spyware".
UpdateSitesWhite list of sites allowing necessary downloads from vendors. This is in addition to the "downloads" category.
URLShortenerDomains that can be used to shorten long URLs. The orginal (long) URL will be accessed after the the short URL has been requested from the shortener. This distinguishes this category from redirector where the orginal URL is never accessed directly.
ViolenceSites about killing and harming people. Covers anything from brutality to beastiality.
WarezCollection of sites offering programs to break licence keys, licence keys themselves, cracked software and other copyrighted material.
WeaponsSites offering all kinds of weapons or accessories for weapons, firearms, knives, swords, bows, etc. Armory shops are included as well as sites holding general information about arms (manufacturing, usage).
WebMailSites that offer web-based email services.
WebPhoneSites that enable users to phone via Internet/WWW. Any site where users can voice chat with each other (normal chat sites, where users type their messages are part of "chat").
WebRadioSites that allow users to listen to music and radiostreams.
WebTVCollection of sites offering TV streams via the WWW.


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