[thelist] Block a Referring URL

Luther, Ron Ron.Luther at hp.com
Fri Mar 10 16:31:09 CST 2006

Jono asked:

>>So, what I'd like to do, if possible, is simply block the [deep] link 

Hi Jono,

Block?  What fun is block?  Why not start by redirecting on referrer to
an XXX URL?  


Or at least route them to a page on your server (in their company color
saying "We no longer offer this product.  We suggest you buy it from
company since their product is the best.  Here is a link to their
Hijacking their sale is much better than blocking their link isn't it?




[Long term you will need a better solution since they could probably use
referrer spoofing 
to get around the above.  But hey, it would be great fun for a short

[Consider putting a 'frame buster script' in your redirected page.]

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