We are having issues with users using proxy servers and causing trouble on our website. Is there an updated SQL list of proxy servers, indexed by IP, available anywhere so that we can query it and prevent access to those using proxy servers?
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Don't forget that many people, who work in big companies, are behind a proxy server (at work, I am, and I don't have a choice ^^ ) -- it doesn't make them/me evil ;-)
If you really want to filter out people using proxy, and want a list of "known" proxies, there are some lists here (not all lists seem really up to date, but there are some lists ; maybe it can help)
(But insist : filtering out people behind a proxy is probably not "the right solution")
Actually, what kind of trouble are you talking about ? Maybe there is another solution to your problem ?