List of SafeDNS Categories

Category Description
Virus Propagation Sites spreading viruses and other malware
Phishing Sites deceiving internet users (e.g. fake pages, scams, fraud)
Botnets Malicious websites
Online Ads Advertising systems and banner networks
Drugs Sites advertising or selling drugs
Tasteless Sites containing excessive amounts of tasteless language or unmoderated forums
Academic Fraud Sites with plagiarism, academic fraud, etc.
Parked Domains Sites without any content that are temporarily placed at the domain registrar; are often used for virus propagation
Hate & Discrimination Sites spreading the propaganda of aggression, racism, terrorism
Proxies & Anonymizers Sites containing ways to bypass content filters
Adult Sites Adult content, mostly about sex but without pornography
Alcohol & Tobacco Sites selling or containing information about alcohol and tobacco
Dating Dating websites
Pornography & Sexuality Sites containing pornography in any form
Child Sexual Abuse (IWF) Sites containing child sexual abuse images, criminally obscene adult and child sexual abuse content from a list compiled by Internet Watch Foundation/IWF (UK)
Child Sexual Abuse (Arachnid) Sites containing child sexual abuse material from a list compiled by the Canadian Centre for Child Protection (CAN) as part of its Project Arachnid
German Youth Protection Sites considered unsafe by Federal Department for media harmful to young persons (BPjM, Germany)
Astrology Occult and astrology sites
Gambling Casinos, lotteries, and other gambling systems
Torrents & P2P Torrent trackers and peer-to-peer networks
File Storage File-sharing sites, file archives
Movies & Video Online movies and videos
Music & Radio Internet radio and music archives
Photo Sharing Archives of photos, photo galleries
Chats & Messengers Online chats and instant messengers, messaging systems servers
Forums Web forums
Games Computer and video games websites
Social Networks Social networking services (e.g. Facebook)
Entertainment Entertainment portals; cafes and restaurants; sites with information about leisure
Automobile Sites about cars and other types of transport
Blogs Systems of mass hosting, personal websites, blogs
Corporate Sites Sites of commercial organizations
E-commerce Online shops
Education Websites of educational institutions, educational portals
Finances Sites of banks and other financial institutions
Government Official government sites
Health & Fitness Sites of hospitals, medical centers, and health care organizations; health portals
Humor Humorous and entertaining sites, often tasteless
Jobs & Career Job portals
Weapons Websites about weapons and army
Politics, Society, and Law Political news; political parties and organizations; legal organizations; laws
News & Media News agencies, media sites
Non-profit Sites of non-profit organizations
Portals Common portals
Religious Sites of religious and anti-religious organizations
Search Engines Google, Bing, DuckDuckGo, etc.
Computers & Internet Sites about IT, software, internet, and computers
Sports Sites about sports or sports organizations
Science & Technology Scientific organizations sites; science news
Travel Sites about tourism and travel
Home & Family Sites about home, family, and hobbies
Shopping Sites with shopping unrelated to online stores
Arts Museums, art portals, and galleries
Webmail Webmail systems
Real Estate Sites with information about sales and purchases of the real estate
Classifieds Classifieds
Business Sites about businesses and economics
Kids Sites for children
Trackers & Analytics Web analytics systems, including user tracking
Crypto Mining Sites stealthily mining cryptocurrencies
Online Libraries Sites of online libraries