How To Block Websites in Cyberoam Firewall

Today we will see how to block websites in Cyberoam Firewall. Nowadays firewall rules and policy are created in all offices. Various Web Filter categories are added for adblocker, website blocker and block site. Firewall is a network security system. Firewall denies unauthorized or unwanted access. Firewall works in both hardware and software.

Follow Steps To Block Websites in Cyberoam Firewall:

First, Cyberoam login to block the website. Enter Cyberoam IP address in the browser to log in to the firewall. Now enter the username and password.

How To Block Websites in Cyberoam Firewall

Cyberoam login

Expand the Web Filter menu when the firewall is logged and go to the category. Click on the Add to add a category.

How To Block Websites in Cyberoam Firewall

Web Filter

Now name the web category and select ‘Productive‘ in the classification. Enter the website that you want to block in the domain keyword and add the keyword to the website. I am going to block this website from Facebook, www.facebook.com has been added as URL and ‘facebook‘ has been added to the keyword.

How To Block Websites in Cyberoam Firewall

Web Category

Now, the website blocker’s policy is to be added to Web Filter, Click on the Policy and click on Add.

How To Block Websites in Cyberoam Firewall

Web Filter Policy

Name the policy here and click on ok.

How To Block Websites in Cyberoam Firewall

Add Web Filter Policy

After creating the Web Filter Policy, let us add it to the rules. In the Category Type select Web category and add a policy that you have create in the category. I’m going to add blcokfb this category. In the HTTP and HTTPS Action select deny and click Add. In the schedule, I select ‘all the time‘, you can select it as you want.

How To Block Websites in Cyberoam Firewall

Add Web Filter Policy Rules

Now you want to add Rule to the Firewall, click on Add. Now you want to add Rule to the Firewall, click on Add. I have done the rule of the rule of LAN-WAN.

How To Block Websites in Cyberoam Firewall

Add Firewall Rule

When LAN-WAN is created, go to advanced settings in it. When you create a ‘LAN-WAN’ rule, go to advanced settings and add a policy made by you in web filter. I would like to add ‘blockfb1‘ policy.

How To Block Websites in Cyberoam Firewall

Firewall Rule Setting

Now you can check on your computer, the blocked websites will not be opened. This way you can block many websites by adding them to web filter. I am certain that this article will be useful to you. If you like this article, then just share it. If you have any queries related to this article then comment it out.

Mangesh Dhulap

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