With web categories, you can organize and classify domains and keywords in a container. You can use categories within policies to control access to websites.

  • To edit a category, click .

Within a category, you can create a list of domains and keywords that are specific to your organization or import a database. These include country-specific block lists and open-source categorization lists. The firewall checks for updates every two hours.

For web pages categorized as highly objectionable criminal activity, XG Firewall acts as follows:

  • Always blocks these web pages. It won't implement any policy or exclusion that allows these pages.
  • Hides the domain name in logs and reports.
Categorization that lets you filter and manage categories.
Traffic shaping policy
Policy that determines usage limits and the bandwidth allocated for upload and download traffic.