URL Filtering Categories
to control access to websites based on URL categories.
Displays the URL categories and lists for which you can define web access and usage policy. By default, the
User Credential Submissionpermissions for all categories are set to
URL categories and lists are grouped into three drop-downs:
For each URL category, select the action to take when a user attempts to access a URL in that category:
The continue (warning) pages are not displayed properly on client machines that are configured to use a proxy server.
The override pages are not displayed properly on client machines that are configured to use a proxy server.
User Credential Submission
For each URL category, select
User Credential Submissionsto allow or disallow users from submitting valid corporate credentials to a URL in that category. Before you can control user credential submissions based on URL category, you must enable credential submission detection (select the
User Credential Detectiontab).
URL categories with the
Site Accessset to block are set to automatically also block user credential submissions.
Check URL Category
Click to access the PAN-DB URL Filtering database, where you can enter a URL or IP address to view categorization information.
Dynamic URL Filtering (disabled by default)
Configurable for BrightCloud only)
Select to enable cloud lookup for categorizing the URL. This option is invoked if the local database is unable to categorize the URL.
If the URL is unresolved after a 5 second timeout, the response is displayed as
Not resolved URL.
With PAN-DB, this option is enabled by default and is not configurable.