Use this page to create a single upstream proxy or multiple upstream proxies.
Navigation: WEB PROXY > Upstream proxy > Manage policies.
|Default upstream proxy||Determines the default proxy, used when upstream proxies are not available, not configured or not allowed by policies.|
|Allow direct connections||
Allows direct connections to origin servers. If allowed, direct connections will be made as a final fallback if the default proxy is unavailable or not configured. If not selected, it prevents web requests from being forwarded directly to their origin servers when other permissible upstream proxies are unavailable.
Note: The Allow direct connections option eliminates the last option for forwarding requests in failure scenarios. Therefore, you should only use it to implement strict conditions that all traffic go through an upstream proxy.
|Leak client IP with X-forwarded-For header||Sends the originating IP addresses of client requests upstream.|
|Advanced »||Expands the page to show options so that you can configure multiple upstream proxies.|
|Load balancing method||
The Load balancing method:
|Manage upstream proxy policy|
|Upstream proxy||The proxy for which you're configuring the policy.|
|Create new upstream proxy||Opens the Proxies page so that you can manage the policies access to upstream proxies.|
|Source filter||The source filter used to determine the upstream proxy policy to apply, based on the source IP(s), subnet(s) or IP range(s).|
|Create new source filter||Opens the Filters page so that you can create a new source filter.|
|Destination filter||The destination filter used to determine the upstream proxy policy to apply, based on the destination domain(s), IP(s) or destination URL regular expressions.|
|Create new destination filter||Opens the Filters page so that you can create a new destination filter.|
|Action||Allows or denies access to upstream proxies based on network location.|
|Comment||A comment describing the proxy.|
|Enabled||Indicates that the policy is active.|
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