|Block URL for Specific User|
|Applicable to Version: 10.0 onwards
To block a URL for a specific user
Cyberoam provides default categories, which can be used to block the malicious and objectionable contents. Category is a grouping of URLs. When we block the category, access to all the URLs get blocked. Hence, when we want to block specific URL’s of a category, ,we need to create a Custom Web Category. Custom web category is given priority over default category while allowing/restricting the access. The search result displays custom category name and not the default category name.For an hypothetical example to block URLs www.yahoo.com, www.orkut.com, www.facebook.com and www.youtube.comfor user ‘John’, we need to create a Custom Web Category.Document provides steps on creating custom web category and blocking the access for the user ‘John’.
Prerequisite Web and Application Filter Module Subscribed
The entire configuration is to be done from Web Admin console. Access Web Admin console with user having “Administrator” profile. Follow the below given steps to create a customized Web Category & block a URL for user ‘John’:
Step 1: Add Custom Web Category E.g.: Create a Custom Web Category to block URLs www.yahoo.com, www.orkut.com, www.facebook.com and www.youtube.com for user ‘John’ Go to Web Filter –> Category –> Categoryand click “Add” button to create custom Web Category i.e. “BlockCategory”
Step 2: Add Web Filter Policy
Go to Web Filter à Policy à Policy and click “Add” button to create a Web Filter Policy “BlockCategoryPolicy”
Click ‘OK’ button to create a Web Filter Policy.
On successful creation of web filter policy, page navigates back to Manage page. From that page, edit the policy to add the categories.
Click Add button and the Web Filter policy rule will be created successfully as shown in the below snapshot:
Above configuration will block access to yahoo.com, orkut.com, facebook.com, and youtube.com for user ‘John’.
You might also like
OUR CUSTOMERS SAYs
Excellent services in antivirus and remote support I appreciate with comprompt solutions LLP.
We are most satisfied with comprompt solutions of there excellent services in firewall & antivirus since last more than 10 years.
We have found comprompt a perfect IT security solutions company , as they are managing our gateway level and endpoint security since last 10 years, and also managing our mail security and mailing solutions services , will definitely recommend them and also will keep buying their various IT offerings.
As a stock broking company, we have several challenges in protecting our IT systems from viruses, hacking and unlawful access to our servers. Comprompt has been a great help in managing these risks. Their service has been prompt and their response,…
We are one of the satisfied customer of comprompt solution LLP using their services for Antivirus for all our P.C.’s. They have an efficient team of people working who understands the need of the customer providing prompt service.
We at QUIK (Quest Institute Of Knowledge) are pleased to state that the web designing and hosting job assigned to Comprompt, was done magnificently. We would like to mention that the efforts and coordination done by you and your organization to create a new website, was very efficient and the work was done as per our expectations….
We would like to appreciate the quality and professional service that we have received from Comprompt Solutions LLP since last three years.The response from their engineers to our issues has generally been very prompt and appropriate.
- Financial Security January 9, 2019
- SSL Certificate July 21, 2018
- Transfer Domain July 9, 2018
- Receive notifications on your iOS device for high-priority emails only June 16, 2018
Call : +91-22-25008300
Email Id : email@example.com