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Perform a direct lookup on a URL using Sitereview

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Article ID: 243099

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ProxySG Software - SGOS Advanced Secure Gateway Software - ASG

Issue/Introduction

If the client browser does not have an active Site Review session then it will be blocked if someone attempts to perform a direct lookup on a URL.  This is part of the protection against automated lookups.

Resolution

A work-around would be to perform the lookup like a ProxySG would do:

 

https://sitereview.bluecoat.com/sitereview.jsp?url=nameofsite.com


That lookup URL will go through the process of creating the Site Review session AND performing the lookup