Why does the message "Security Warning: The current Web page is trying to open a site on your intranet" appear?


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ProxySG Software - SGOS


Sometimes when using Internet Explorer in a transparent deployment of a ProxySG appliance, a Security Warning dialog might appear:

IE Security Warning



This dialog appears in transparent deployment when the ProxySG appliance redirects the traffic for authentication, but the redirection is to a single hostname.



To stop the Security Warning from appearing, change the zone settings for Internet Explorer.
  1. Open Internet Explorer and click Tools > Internet Options > Security.
  2. Select Local Intranet.
  3. Click Custom level...
Shows the Internet Options and highlights the icons to select in steps one and two.
  1. Scroll down until you find Websites in less privileged web content zone can navigate into this zone and set this setting to Enable.
  2. Click OK and close the settings and browser.
Shows the Security Settings and highlights the radial button to select in step four.