What information does ProxySG send to WebPulse (DRTR)?


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ProxySG Software - SGOS


InformationSGOS version < 5.4.1SGOS version >= 5.4.1(service send-request-info disable)SGOS version >= 5.4.1(service send-request-info enable)SGOS version >= 6.4 (service send-request-info disable)SGOS version >= 6.4 (service send-request-info enable)
Customer License Key (Example: QA852-KL3RA)YesYesYesYesYes
Scheme (Examples: http, ftp)YesYesYesYesYes
Method (Examples: GET, POST)YesYesYesYesYes
URL HostYesYesYesYesYes
URL PortYesYesYesYesYes
URL Path1YesYesYes2YesYes2
URL Query StringNoNoYes2NoYes2
Referer HeaderNoNoYes2NoYes2
User-Agent HeaderNoNoYes2NoYes2
  1. Path = URL minus any query string.
  2. Can be controlled using Content Policy Language (CPL).

For privacy reasons information from private network traffic is not sent to WebPulse.

SG 6.2 does not send intercepted HTTPS traffic to WebPulse.
SG 6.4 and later send intercepted HTTPS traffic to WebPulse.


  • This data transmitted from ProxySGs to Webpulse is confidential.
  • Blue Coat uses this data to provide content filtering and malware protection updates to its customers.
  • This data is not used to profile a user’s web usage.