Web Security

Due to the potential high impact of security threats, there is a dedicated Web Security section to control website access based upon categorization (Malware Sites, Phishing and Other Frauds, Proxy Avoidance and Anonymizers etc).

Select the Security category or one of its sub-categories - this allows for a more granular approach to filtering - and opt to Allow, Block or Schedule (these Action options are also available by right-clicking on the category item).

When you select an action for the Security category, the setting is automatically applied to all of its children, although each individual sub-category can be edited as required.

For an explanation of each of the categories, see Categories.

Action Description
Allow Permits access to websites matching this category type
Block Deny access to websites matching this category type
Schedule Choose when websites of this category type may be accessed or denied
Mixed Mixture of Allowed, Blocked or Scheduled sub-category items for this main category
Category Sub-Category examples


Malware Sites

Confirmed Spam Sources

Phishing and Other Frauds

Spam URLs

Proxy Avoidance and Anonymizers

Unconfirmed Spam Sources

Spyware and Adware

Open HTTP Proxies