Force Safe Searches in web browser


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Web Security Service - WSS


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






  1. Go to and log in using your credential.
  2. In Solutions mode, select Content Filtering > Search Controls.


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


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




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 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.