Bas> I'm using the CERC 3.0 httpd as an outbound proxy for
Bas> my company and I want to deny certain webservers. I've
Bas> tried adding a Fail http://www.server.com and a Fail
Bas> http://www.server.com/* but that blocks al outside
Bas> access. What is the syntax for blocking specific www
Bas> servers ?
"Fail" is for _local_ objects, not restricting accesses to
the server. The last rule I have in my http CERN/W3C server
to make sure I don't accidentally let through things I've
forgotten to detail in other earlier rules.
What you want is to find the infamous IP-negation patch.
Then set up a Protection rule on your webspace (or the bit
you want to protect) and "Mask" off the hosts you want to