Force Safe Searches in web browser

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Article ID: 171416

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Web Security Service - WSS

Issue/Introduction

You need to know how to force safe searches using the Web Security Service.

Environment

 

 

 

Resolution

  1. Go to https://portal.threatpulse.com and log in using your credential.
  2. In Solutions mode, select Content Filtering > Search Controls.

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  1. By default the Search Control is disabled.
  2. Switch the "Disabled" state to Enabled. 

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  1. Select the action for other search engine requests (as described above).

 

 

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When Safe Search is enabled, the Web Security Service performs minimal SSL interception, which is required for policy enforcement. This is regardless of the current SSL Interception enabled/disabled state (Network > SSL Interception). If your employee base reports certificate warnings, deploy the Web Security Service trusted certificate steps:

  1. Go to https://portal.threatpulse.com and log in using your credential.
  2. In Service mode, select Network > SSL Interception tab

  1. Click on Download button.

  1. Install the CertEmulationCA.crt file downloaded on each workstation.

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