Sophos XG: Web and application filtering

Intro

In this tutorial, we’ll see how to put filtering on outgoing streams with a Sophos XG firewall.

I will show you the two filter modules:

  • Web: which is an internet proxy
  • Application: level 7 filtering that allows to act the applications and actions available on a website

For both modules, you must create a filtering policy and then apply it to the firewall rule.


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