AV Scan (Show Progress to User) files which match the
indicated Content Type will be downloaded and scanned for viruses.
The user will be informed that GFI WebMonitor is processing this file
prior to passing it on.
Screenshot 17 AV Scan (Show Progress to User) real time download feedback in status
4. Click on the Apply button to save your configuration settings.
NOTE 1: When using the action option Scan (Show Progress to
User) GFI WebMonitor will show in real time on the client web
browser, the status of the download in progress on a web page
equivalent of the download status. When the download completes,
client users can save the downloaded object to disk by using the
Save to disk button on the download web page. This process
requires the manual intervention of the user in order to save the
NOTE 2: The action option Scan (Show Progress to User) can
interfere with auto update sites like windows update. Be sure to add
the site which is being contacted for auto updates to the Exclusion list
(described further on in this chapter).
Configuring new filetypes to be scanned/blocked
GFI WebMonitor ships with the capability to detect a set of data object
types. To configure Web Traffic Scanning action support for objects
whose HTTP Content Types are advertised in the HTTP code:
To configure the Web Traffic Scanning action for the listed filetypes:
1. Click on the Configuration
Web Traffic Scanning node.
2. Go to the Extended File Type processing options section.
3. Specify the HTTP Content Type of the object to process.
4. Specify the action to take when GFI WebMonitor meets data
objects of same filetype.
Web Traffic Scanning
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