Network protocols determine the various ways in which data can be transmitted over a network. To intercept this data and make it available for filtering, proxies are set up on Web Gateway and configured for the different protocols.
You can set up and configure proxies for the following network protocols:
- HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol and HTTPS (Hypertext Transfer Protocol - Secure)
- FTP (File Transfer Protocol)
- SOCKS (SOCKetS) protocol
- TCP (Transmission Control Protocol)
- IFP (Internet Fax Protocol)
The proxy functions on Web Gateway can also be configured for the network protocol known as ICAP (Internet Content Adaption Protocol) to set up an: