Adding an exclusion for a traffic processing rule

3 July 2024

ID 172872

To add an exclusion for a traffic processing rule:

  1. In the application web interface window, select one of the following sections:
    • For actions with rules of an individual workspace, in the section used for switching between workspaces, select the name of this workspace.
    • For actions with rules applied in all workspaces, select Global in the section used for switching between workspaces.

    Applicable only if you have access rights to multiple workspaces.

  2. Select the Rules section.
  3. Select one of the following tabs:
    • Bypass.
    • Access.
    • Protection.

    The traffic processing rules table opens.

  4. Select the traffic processing rule for which you want to add an exclusion.

    This opens a window containing information about the rule.

  5. Click Edit.
  6. Select the Exclusions tab.
  7. Click + Add exclusion.

    The Exclusion exclusion settings group is displayed.

  8. Add the initiator of the connection. To do so, click Proxy_icon_add.
  9. Configure the following settings:
    1. Select one of the following options in the Initiator drop-down list:
      • User name.
      • LDAP: group canonicalName.
      • LDAP: user distinguishedName.
      • IP address.
      • User agent.
    2. In the field to the right of the drop-down list, enter the value for the selected setting.
    3. If you want to add a new connection initiator, repeat the steps to add a connection initiator.
  10. Add a traffic filtering criterion. To do so, click Proxy_icon_add.
  11. Configure the following settings:
    1. Select one of the following options in the Traffic filter drop-down list:
      • Category.
      • URL.
      • File name.
      • File type.
      • File size, KB.
      • MIME type of HTTP message.
      • MIME type of HTTP message part.
      • MD5.
      • SHA256.
      • Traffic direction.
      • HTTP Method.
    2. In the field to the right of the drop-down list, enter the value for the selected setting.
    3. If you want to add a new filtering criterion, repeat the steps for adding a criterion.
  12. Click Save.

The exclusion for the traffic processing rule is added.

See also

Using traffic processing rules

Scenario for configuring access to web resources

Adding a bypass rule

Adding an access rule

Adding a protection rule

Configuring a rule triggering initiator

Configuring traffic filtering

Configuring the schedule of a traffic processing rule

Modifying a traffic processing rule

Deleting a traffic processing rule

Creating a copy of a traffic processing rule

Enabling and disabling a traffic processing rule

Changing the order of applied rules

Working with traffic processing rule groups

Configuring a default protection policy

Monitoring traffic processing rules

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