Guidelines for adding entries to a custom URL list or
external dynamic list for use in a URL Filtering profile or policy.
Where can I use
What do I need?
Advanced URL Filtering license (or a legacy URL filtering
Legacy URL filtering licenses are discontinued, but
active legacy licenses are still supported.
Prisma Access licenses usually include Advanced URL
You can exclude specific websites from URL category enforcement,
ensuring that these websites are blocked or allowed regardless of
the policy action associated with its URL categories. For example,
you might block the social-networking URL category but allow access
to LinkedIn. To create exceptions to URL category policy enforcement:
type. Then, define site access for the category
in a URL Filtering profile. Finally, attach the profile to a Security
You can also use a custom URL category as
match criteria in a Security policy rule. Be sure to place the exception
rule above any rules that block or allow the categories to which
the URL exceptions belong.