" command only checks connectivity. It does not use the resource.
This is an expected behavior.
telnet" command does not show if sites are blocked.
This rulebase forbids only some categories, including gambling:
When the user runs the "
telnet" command to www.gambling.com, the output shows "
But the page is blocked, and the UserCheck portal is displayed:
The URL Filtering engine looks at the HTTP request, and not only at the IP address.
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