This use case shows the steps you need to take to complete a rule for URL filtering on a SD-WAN branch template.
Configuring your firewall with the URL filtering feature lets you manage your users’ internet access. URL filtering prevents users from accessing sites your organization deems unproductive; enables secure web access; and protects from sophisticated threats, including malware and phishing sites. URL filtering uses local databases to associate the URL with the category and reputation for a comprehensive screening process.
What you need to know about URL filtering
SD-WAN supports the following types of pre-defined URL reputations. You can also create your own user defined reputations. Values are assigned to each URL, the lower the value, the higher the reputation.
URL filtering actions
In the example use case below, we will:
Task 1—configuring a URL filtering profile
Task 2—configuring security policies:
In this use case, we describe how to fill out the fields and show options for completing the profile.