Trying to Access a Blocked Site

Note: This topic applies to the Edinburgh Release.

As part of its default acceptable usage policy, Guardian blocks access to many popular social networking sites, including http://www.facebook.com/

By trying to access this site, you can see Guardian’s default block page.

To try and access a blocked site:

1. Deploy the default web security policy by configuring Internet Explorer to use Guardian as its proxy server.
2. In Internet Explorer, enter: http://www.facebook.com/

Guardian blocks access to the site and displays the block page.

For a detailed description about working with Guardian and how to customize a web security policy to suit your organization, see About Guardian Policies .

3. Click Save to save the settings.