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Really Sky, really?

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by datsunguy, Mar 3, 2017.

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  1. datsunguy

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    Took a bit of a hiatus from the internet for a couple weeks after moving back to the UK.
    the internet is absolutely shit out here, so it wasn't even worth trying to go online. Now I just got some good enough internet from Sky to start browsing the net again, and then im greeted with this:

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    Standard parental block set-up that blocks any site that can remotely be considered shady.
    Not a big deal to turn off, but it does seem like a bit of forced censorship coming from Sky.
     
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    Don't worry,
    Aussie net forced alot of Internet providing companys to backlist alot of websites :)
    especially major torrent sites will all show this error
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    I'm with sky and had the same thing when I first joined.

    Nanny state or what. Even BHW was blocked to begin with stating it was a hacking site!!

    Oh and what @Asif WILSON Khan says as well, we are not allowed to view hundreds of sites now!!!
     
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    Do they already have that pornfilter up and running in UK?
     
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    Virgin Mobile thinks that actually BHW should be also censorshiped (despite the fact that I am using montly sim card contract)... UK is getting a little too restrictive...
     
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    Nah, I'm masturbating to pornhub right now.

    Oops, did I say too much?:D
     
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    Not yet officially AFAIK, but I think some ISP's might be.
     
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    Looks like UK would turn to be the first Skynet covered place.
     
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    They, like many others, failed to read the ToS.

    The following are examples of content or activities that are prohibited on the Site, site mods / admin decision is final:

    3.1. Criminal, or tortious activity, including, but not limited to Hacking, Botnets, Identify Theft, Carding (credit card theft or “skimming” ), Pharma stuff (including prescription medications as defined by FDA “Orange book”), Ponzi schemes, Cash gifting, Cookie Stuffing involving fraud, Spamming techniques.
     
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