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POSTED ON 15 May, 2019

Global Settings for RBL rules

The configurable options of every RBL rule are described below.

Name. The descriptive name of the current rule.
Log Level. A number from 1 to 5 indicates the level of log detail to be stored in the directory /var/log/syslog.
Local traffic. If activated, it tries to resolve in DNS local private IP traffic (, and
Queue size. Number of max connections stored in queue waiting to be processed.
Cache size. Number of cached entries saved during the time specified in Cache Time.
Max. Threads. Specifies the number of connection processes in parallel. 0 means unlimited.
Cache time. Specifies how long the resolved DNS IPs are saved in Cache.
Only Logging. Does not block any connection, just log them.

Once you modify one or more of the previous parameters press the SUBMIT button for changes to take effect.


Here you will find a list of available domains, under the box Available Domains. Domains can be enabled or disabled just moving them from the right box to the left box, by selecting them and clicking on the single right or left arrow or it can also be enabled or disabled all domains using double arrows.

Each of the domains keeps an updated list of blacklisted IP addresses.

There is a preloaded domain list you could use, but you could also add your custom domains. This can be achieved in the Domain Section you will find in the left main menu. Please, visit IPDS >> RBL >> Domains for further information.


In this section you will find a list of the farms available. You could add or remove farms from the list using the arrow buttons.

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