Pi-Holed

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Very recent i felt one of my virtual machine is infected by a malware and i was thinking about restoring it to a clean snapshot but then i thought lets find other ways to identify and block these type of attacks. There were few more issue i wanted to resolve on my network which includes blocking of advertisements on the pages i visit, blocking all malicious IOC over network etc, one of the game BattleField 4 which i play on PS4 wasn’t able to connect to online gaming due to blocking of DNS at ISP etc.

 

Started doing my research where i found discovered “Pi-Hole”, Basically Pi Hole is a network wide Advertisement blocking solution (DNS Server) which can be installed on virtual machine or on your own hardware e.g RaspberryPI 3 in my case.

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