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Web Filtering

Web filtering is intended to enhance the use of the Internet.  The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) supports the free flow of information and ideas over the Internet and does not monitor use of the services under normal circumstances. However, in accordance with the Employee Use of Electronic Equipment Policy (IT.IS.030) and Student Code of Conduct for Computer Use, we may block sites that, may cause network disruption, may be illegal, may subject MCW to liability, or which may be harmful.  Please see your manager or advisor if you do not know where to locate the policy or code of conduct.

The following are the URL filtered categories.

  • Adult Content
  • Gambling
  • Illegal or Questionable
  • Militancy and Extremist
  • Racism and Hate
  • Tasteless
  • Violence
  • Weapons
  • Security
    • Malicious Websites
    • Spyware
    • Phishing and Other Frauds
    • Key Loggers

If you think a block is in error or you require access to the site for acceptable Medical College of Wisconsin purposes, please contact MCW Information Services at or 414-955-HELP (4357).
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