Monthly Archives: April 2015

Deploy the Proxy certificate to browsers

When using MAN-IN-THE-MIDDLE ( SSL decryption ) you need to install the proxy certificate inside browsers. This is mandatory to force browser trust the proxy certificate in order to avoid certificate Warning in browsers. You need to import in browsers the certificate used by the proxy. Get the proxy certificate. […]


Create an SSL certificate for the proxy

If you want to deal with HTTPS websites, you need first to create your certificate. The “Certificate Center” allows you to create your certificate and is able to store all certificates used by TLS/SSL services. For the proxy, is it mandatory to use a Valid Certificate from Offials certifiers ? […]

25-04-2015 16-55-32

Youtube TCP/IP addresses list

Here it is networks of Youtube: […]

SSL rules and SSL SNI domains Proxy object

SSL Rules allows you to activate or not activate MAN-IN-THE-MIDDLE trough ACLs ( see how to enable SSL on your Proxy ) This is a dedicated section because you did not needs to include these rules inside the main Access Control list. The behavior is the same Access Control list […]

25-04-2015 14-47-30

Artica Proxy and SSL

If you using the “3.5.x” Proxy engine version your can deal easily with the SSL protocol. 1) Understand that the SSL protocol cannot be break. When a browser request to be connected to the Web site using SSL, it start to create a “CONNECT” session. Inside this session, browser require […]


24-04-2015 19-56-40

Force SafeSearch and turn OFF Google SSL queries

Google, Yahoo and other search engines offer a SafeSearch™ feature which blocks most adult images. This option enforce the safesearch policies of the search engines. The safesearch feature enforces safe searches for the following search engines: AOL search, Bing, Excite, Foxnews, Google, Infospace, Live, Lycos, MSN,Yahoo and other less popular […]