Use an External Dynamic List in a URL Filtering Profile
An External Dynamic List is a text file that
is hosted on an external web server. You can use this list to import
URLs and enforce policy on these URLs. When the list is updated
on the web server, the firewall retrieves the changes and applies
policy to the modified list without requiring a commit on the firewall.
Use the external dynamic list in a URL Filtering profile.
or modify an existing URL
the profile and, in the
select the external dynamic list from the Category list.
Click Action to select a more granular action for
the URLs in the external dynamic list.
If a URL that is included in an external dynamic
list is also included in a custom URL category, or Block
and Allow Lists, the action specified in the custom category
or the block and allow list will take precedence over the external
Attach the URL Filtering profile to a Security policy
tab and, in the
Profile Setting section, select the new profile in the