Instructions on blocking Snapchat for all users or a chosen group of users in your school or organization.
I need to block Snapchat for users at my organization, how do I do this with the Smoothwall web filter?
First create a new category in Guardian > Policy Objects > Categories with a logical name such as ‘Snapchat’.
To block Snapchat you need to block the sites and addresses used by Snapchat:
Create or edit a custom block category, see our help topic, Creating custom categories.
Add the following addresses and URLs to the category:
Either create a block policy, or add the above category to an existing block policy. See our help topic, Creating web filter policies.
Next, create a block policy under Guardian > Web filter > Manage policies
•Who: Everyone *
•Where: Everywhere *
•* Change as appropriate