Proxy settings

If your network uses a proxy, you can configure Deep Security to use it instead of the default port numbers. Proxy settings are in a few locations.

Proxy Server Use

To view and edit the list of available proxies, go to Administration > System Settings > Proxies.

After you select a proxy, restart agents that must use it.

Proxy Servers

Define the proxy servers that will be available for use by various Deep Security clients and services (for example, the proxy servers for Smart Protection on Computer or Policy editorYou can change these settings for a policy or for a specific computer. To change the settings for a policy, go to the Polices page and double-click the policy that you want to edit (or select the policy and click Details). To change the settings for a computer, go to the Computers page and double-click the computer that you want to edit (or select the computer and click Details). > Anti-Malware > Smart Protection).

These table lists the proxy protocols supported by the Deep Security services and clients:

Service Origin HTTP Support SOCKS4 Support SOCKS5 Support
Software Updates DSM/DSR Yes Yes Yes
Security Updates DSA/DSVA/DSR Yes Yes Yes
Licensing and product registration DSM Yes Yes No
Certified Safe Software Service DSM Yes No No
Smart Feedback DSA/DSR Yes Yes Yes
Amazon AWS Cloud Account DSM Yes No No
VMware vCloud Cloud Account DSM Yes No No
Microsoft Azure Cloud Account DSM Yes No No