Sites containing extreme pornographic or other graphic visual content.Includes sites of fashion or glamor magazines, online beauty products, and cosmetics.Sites concerned with or relating to information technology including hardware, software, networks, services and sites concerned with the sale of them.
Sites providing information about or promoting the use, trade or manufacture of drugs other than marijuana that are controlled or regulated in most jurisdictions.Includes sites for advocating, instructing, or giving advice on performing illegal acts; tips on evading law enforcement; and lock-picking and burglary techniques. These sites need to be allowed to ensure correct operation of certificate revocation processes Includes sites for downloadable (non-streaming) movie, video or sound clips; downloadable PDA software, including themes and graphics; freeware and shareware sites; personal storage or backup sites; and clip art, fonts and animated pages.Sites or services dedicated to providing the ability to search large quantities of images.May provide access to inappropriate content from sites that would not otherwie be allowed.Includes sites for local, state, federal and international government sites, and government services, such as taxation, armed forces, customs bureaus, and emergency services.
Sites providing tools or instruction in illegal or questionable activities to access computer systems, data or networks.However the page content itself should be considered safe for viewing in all circumstances. Includes sites of banner ad servers, sites with pop-up advertisements, and sites with known adware.Note: Sophos's advanced categorization data uses the most current technical definition for Adware, and thus recognizes the difference between non-malicious adware, such as "cookies" and more serious Spyware.Includes sites for stock quotes, stock tickers, and fund rates; online stock or equity trading; online banking and bill-pay services; investing advice or contacts for trading securities; money management or investment services or firms; general finances and companies that advise about finances; and accountancy, actuaries, banks, mortgages, and general insurance companies.Includes sites of online gambling or lottery web sites that invite the use of real or virtual money; information or advice for placing wagers, participating in lotteries, gambling, or running numbers; virtual casinos and offshore gambling ventures; sports picks and betting pools; and virtual sports and fantasy leagues that offer large rewards or request significant wagers.This test site contains pages classified by Sophos Labs for the purpose of testing our web security products.