How to Add User And Password Override

The OmniShield web filters allow customization through URL Override Rules and User overrides.

The User Override will allow individual users to bypass the established filtering *.

This can be dangerous, and should only be given to users trained in security.



Login to the Portal 

Edit the OBR requiring the Override

Go to the Zone needing the Override

Scroll down to see the User and Password Override section



Click Add


Generate and fill in the Username and Password fields

Provide to the end user

Enter the credentials when receiving a block page *




* = Websites utilizing HSTS will not allow the User Override prompt page. 

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