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RV042G Firewall Settings

I purchased a RV042G yesterday and why is it that the content filter under firewall settings blocks some websites that I specifically add, but others that I specifically are not block even though the website is specificed in the forbidden domains list? Example it blocks but it permits even though its in the forbidden list.

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RV042G Firewall Settings

Hi Tim, thank you for using our forum, my name is Luis I am part of the Small business Support community. Here I found other forum explaining why is not possible to block HTTPS, basically the router is not able to block the access to the web pages that has this port.

I hope you find this answer useful


Luis Arias.

Cisco Network Support Engineer.

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RV042G Firewall Settings

I got it working now. Actually all you need to do is enter the domain name and not https or http and it will block them correctly. So once i entered "" instead of it worked. This also corrected other URLs that wasn't being correctly blocked.