On the Web Protection > Filtering Options > Exceptions tab you can define whitelist client networks, users/groups, and domains. All entries contained in these lists can be excluded from certain web protection services.

To create an exception, proceed as follows:

  1. On the Exceptions tab, click New Exception List.

    The Add Exception List dialog box opens.

  2. Make the following settings:

    Name: Enter a descriptive name for this exception.

    Comment (optional): Add a description or other information.

    Skip These Checks: Select the security checks that should be skipped:

    The following two options are useful if there are persons whose activities must not be logged at all:

    Some software updates, and similar types of downloads, can be interrupted if a progress page is displayed. If you are having problems with software updates, or if some downloads never finish, select the following option.

    For all requests: Select at least one condition for which the security checks are to be skipped. You can logically combine several conditions by selecting either And or Or from the drop-down list in front of a condition. The following conditions can be set:

  3. Click Save.

    The new exception appears on the Exceptions list.

To either edit or delete an exception, click the corresponding buttons.

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