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blacklist

(1) A list of e-mail addresses or domains of known spammers. See spam, spam filter, Blacklist of Internet Advertisers, greylisting and blackholing. Contrast with whitelist.

(2) A list of websites that are considered off limits or dangerous. A website can be placed on a blacklist because it is a fraudulent operation or because it exploits browser vulnerabilities to send spyware and other unwanted software to the user. Contrast with whitelist.

(3) A list of applications that a user is forbidden to run in an organization. Maintained by the system or network administrator, software in the user's computer prevents them from installing or running any program in the blacklist. Contrast with whitelist.
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To prove the process productive, the government should do away with the black list, release the prisoners and hold talks with each groups of the opponents separately," he suggested.
A black list is an action taken by states and the states are responsible for enforcing its requirements," said Denis Chagnon, spokesman at the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), which oversees air transport.
You may remain on the black list forever because you simply do not know how to get off it.
Black list monitoring is much the same as ISP relations, however, the monitoring is done based on black lists that ISPs look to.
An implicit paradox complicates the question of whether Black List,
A dramatic reduction of narcotics in Thailand will be seen when the authorities clear the black list on schedule," he added.
The luxury meat pastes were placed on the Department of Health's black list after a French pensioner and schoolchild died after eating them.
Feathers and faux-fur trim showed up on everything from tank tops to ball gowns, accompanied by a gradual return of real fur after spending a decade on fashion's black list.
NEW YORK -- Corporate Responsibility Magazine, publishers of the 100 Best Corporate Citizens List[R], today announced its annual Black List, the Russell 1000 companies who tie for bottom ranking in transparency and corporate citizenship.
Instead of a black list of prohibited software, viruses, malware and similar threats - also known as a signature file - SHINOBI relies upon a white list of approved programs and applications.
Dubai: The Department of Economic Development in Dubai (DED) intends to make public a black list of consumers who submit fake complaints against retailers, a top DED official told Gulf News.
Sources close to the Transport Ministry of Gabon say that as "they do not meet the appropriate security conditions", seven Gabonese airlines have been put on the black list of 21 airlines banned from European skies.