App Control: Can App Control Block a Website?
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App Control: Can App Control Block a Website?

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Article ID: 287022

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Products

Carbon Black App Control (formerly Cb Protection)

Issue/Introduction

Can App Control  block a website?

Environment

  • App Control Server:¬† All Supported Versions
  • App Control Agent: All Supported Versions

Resolution

No, App Control can not block website access

Additional Information

  • The only way App Control could would be by blocking the internet browsers, which is probably too restrictive
  • Use a 3rd party applications, for example Websense which can be used to restrict access to specific URLs and categories of websites