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MWG7 and SSL Scanning

This is more of a generic question about how to enable and troubleshoot SSL Scanning.  I am able to go to and download the test virus from their HTTPS link but not the HTTP link. What do I do to enable scanning on the encrypted file and how do I find out why it is not working?

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Re: MWG7 and SSL Scanning

You need to enable the rule set "SSL Scanner".  You then need to generate a cercificate from the Web Gateway to install in all of your users' browsers. 

How are you sending traffic to the Web Gateway? 

Re: MWG7 and SSL Scanning

Helps to send all traffic to the proxy when you are doing explicit mode, not just HTTP. Everything was working correctly except my testing process.....

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