About web proxy setup

You can configure and manage web proxy settings, create and make available proxy auto-config (PAC) scripts, manage how much bandwidth is made available to clients and configure the Smoothwall to connect to a Web Cache Coordination Protocol (WCCP) cache engine cluster.

Upstream proxy

This is where you manage upstream proxy policies and settings and manage upstream proxy source and destination filters.


You can manage authentication policies to determine the web filter policies applied. You can create new authentication policies and change existing ones. Exempt content from authentication and configure identification of groups and users by their location.

Mobile proxy

You can configure global Mobile Proxy server settings, manage Mobile Proxy servers for use with mobile devices and specify proxy exceptions.

Global proxy

You can configure secure global proxy settings and view the logs.