Anyone else using websense webfilter?

we had an issue with our VLE getting blocked by one of our custom filters.


it was not in out list of sites, so after getting it looked at by support it turns out that in a custom list a * wildcard is added to the start and end of the entry.

so we have ( which is a blog site )

But websense will see that as


so it will match itslearNING.COM

now imagine you have a custom allow for

that's actualy **

so if someone registers

and puts a proxy on it then it will allow them through!

Seems a bit insecure to me!