Network Filters

Category: Security
Audience: Faculty, Staff, Students, IT


Computers and other devices can be filtered and suspended from campus use for many reasons.  Computers are routinely filtered for any of the use excessive bandwidth, violation of the ACCC Acceptable Use Policy, violation of Res-Net terms of service or due to a virus or infection detected.


Devices may be filtered either by router or by MAC address:


For a computer to be unfiltered action must be taken by the client.  For instance, if a computer is filtered due to a virus, the client must remove the virus and update all operating system patches before they will be unfiltered.  


Phone 312-413-0003