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Win7 Firewall rule question

Is there any chance that I can create a rule in the Win7 firewall by blocking outbound traffic to a specific domain?

Also, this rule would be using or selecting All IP Protocols.

For example, if I suspect that a website has an exploit in it, then I would want to be able to block connections to that specific domain like or adding multiple domains.


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You can deny access to a IP address, which would in-turn deny access to any websites hosted on that IP address.

If you don't want to play with IP addresses you can use HOSTS file ( C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc ) and there write specific domains you would like to block in this format:

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reply to scottp99
what browser are u can block it with adblocker......or better privacy

ad the site to spware blaster/spybot seasrch and destroy's lists of restricted sites

those restrictions will work on well ..... or just put the addy in the restricted sections of either what creer said

firewall's not the place to block the site addy
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