What is OctoNet HTTP filter?

Question: I was anonymously surfing the internet with TorGuard VPN enabled and I went to visit a page on 800notes.com. Rather than loading the site, my browser displayed a message saying I was blocked by OctoNet HTTP filter: What is OctoNet HTTP filter?

About OctoNet HTTP filter?

OctoNet is a web server filter that prevents visitors from “blocked” IP addresses from accessing content on that site. In your case, OctoNet has blocked your TorGuard-assigned IP address.

Websites that use OctoNet HTTP filter want to place tracking cookies on your computer so that they can harvest your online activities. So, by harassing you as a VPN user, they hope that you’ll disable your VPN so that you can access that website’s content. read more