HOME > Chowhound > Mexico >
Do you create unique foods? Share your adventure
TELL US

Queremoscomer.com is blocked

Anonimo Aug 31, 2013 11:50 AM

One of the most useful Mexico City Restaurant review and listing sites, has been blocked by OpenDNS.com as a supposed "phishing" site. That seems to be nonsense to me. OpenDNS provides a feedback comment form, but I fear to fill it out, for *it* may be a phishing site!

Anyone know a way around this? I hate to muck around with my DNS settings, as I don't want to mess up my internet connection.

Thanks.

  1. Anonimo Sep 5, 2013 06:52 AM

    Just FYI, the site is unblocked again.

    1. cristina Aug 31, 2013 03:03 PM

      Yesterday (I haven't read any reports today) YouTube was blocked where you live. Today it's Queremoscomer.com.

      Soul Vole and I are both in the DF, I believe, and the website works for both of us. IMHO, it's about your server and not about the websites. You might want to ask others in your area.

      Link: http://www.mexicocooks.typepad.com

      1 Reply
      1. re: cristina
        Anonimo Sep 1, 2013 02:09 AM

        Thank you. I'm sure it's because I have OpenDNS settings in my Network Preferences. I'll try ProxyFree and see what happens.

        It works! A little slow, but I can access Queremoscomer.com now.
        No problem accessing the site on my iPod Touch,even without a proxy server.

      2. Soul Vole Aug 31, 2013 02:36 PM

        I changed my settings to OpenDNS and didn't have a problem accessing QC. It looks like OpenDNS uses phishtank.com as their source and they're not showing it as a suspicious domain right now. Maybe the domain got flagged briefly and now they're clear. Or could it have been a typo?

        If it's still a problem you could access it through a proxy. This site links to a large number of free proxy servers:

        http://www.proxy4free.com/

        Basically just pick one and enter the QC URL. The proxy server accesses the site on your behalf, thus bypassing OpenDNS.

        1. JoanN Aug 31, 2013 11:57 AM

          Not blocked for me. I just opened it on my iMac using Chrome. Maybe try a different browser?

          Show Hidden Posts