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by smeier
Fri May 14, 2010 3:13 pm
Forum: Little Snitch General
Topic: Block subdomains?
Replies: 77
Views: 61319

Re: Block subdomains?

If we want to filter name resolution on a per-application basis, we must override functions in system frameworks. This is technically possible, but it's a hack, may cause unexpected behavior (including application crashes) and is something we certainly don't want to do. Ok, that makes sense. A hack...
by smeier
Fri May 14, 2010 8:08 am
Forum: Little Snitch General
Topic: Block subdomains?
Replies: 77
Views: 61319

Re: Block subdomains?

Hi Christian, I think the interesting question is, if Little Snitch might be able to do something like a "dynamic hosts resolution" which decides whether to allow or deny a DNS request based on the application/service that is sending the request. Or do all the DNS requests run through the ...
by smeier
Thu May 13, 2010 12:02 pm
Forum: Little Snitch General
Topic: Block subdomains?
Replies: 77
Views: 61319

Re: Block subdomains?

Hi, just a thought: If the ambiguity of the hostname-IP connection is the problem, couldn't you stop the problem from the beginning by blocking the DNS resolving for domains like 2O7.net? So instead of trying to filter the traffic based on the IPs, just stop the name from resolving (so the traffic i...