Set up password access to websites in blocked categories for special
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
Prisma Access licenses usually include Advanced
URL Filtering capabilities.
In some cases, it may be necessary to require password access to websites in certain categories.
For example, your company may block URL categories that threaten the safety and
wellbeing of employees. However, certain employees may need access to these
categories for research or other legitimate purposes. To balance safety and business
needs, implementing URL admin overrides can be an effective solution.
To create a URL admin override, set the action for a category to
. Then, create a password that users must enter
to access sites in this category. When users attempt to access a website in a
category that you have overridden, a Continue and Override response page
appears. This page notifies users that a website is blocked and prompts them to
enter a password to continue to the site.