[K12OSN] Slightly OT: Censornet Image Filter

Shawn Powers spowers at inlandlakes.org
Fri Jan 20 19:29:02 UTC 2006

RiE wrote:
> What technology do they use?  Could the same be done with Squid and
> squidguard?   Anything that depends on a list, is not foolproof.  If
> they filter on 'words', the "blue-footed boobie" would get filtered
> with the rest.

No, they actually filter the images themselves, based on mathematical 
calculations.  http://www.censornet.com/product/aic.php

It's not free, but if it works, it would be worth the money, even though 
it is pricey.

The regular product is GPL, and uses squidguard and dans.


Shawn Powers
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Inland Lakes Schools
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