The Symantec Web Security Service (WSS) is designed to block the types of websites that are a source of viruses, malicious content, and spyware (drive-by bots). The default and unalterable Content Filtering policy prevents access to malicious content websites. Default blocked categories are located in the following sub-groups:
No additional configuration is required. The WSS does enable you to designate trusted sources and the destinations that are never scanned for malware.
You can exempt:
The following screenshot is an example of an exception page of a website that is categorized as Proxy Avoidance:
Proxy avoidance is blocked in the Permanently Blocked Categories (G3 global rule).
You can now access the site www.vpngate.net. In this case, we recommend the creation of a new policy in Content Filtering Rules. This policy restricts the access to only certain users, groups or access method for this bypassed URL.