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  1. user activity column filters

    User Activity, Can it be made so that on the user activity page the columns can be filtered? That way I can only list users who are logged in via a certain mechanism (if you use RADIUS/BOYD it floods the list)

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      0 comments  ·  User Experience  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Restore specific web filter policies

      Hello,

      I would have like to have the option to restore only specific web filter policies so that I could upload them to my test machine and trouble shoot issues our cutomers expirience.

      Cheers,
      Hanna

      28 votes
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        0 comments  ·  Guardian Filtering  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • uefi boot

        Hi,

        Is it possible to have the Smoothwall boot with UEFI? Both ISO/CD/DVD and grub? It should be not that big issue I guess. More info for boot debian by uefi: https://wiki.debian.org/UEFI

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        • Naming Web Filter Policies

          I'd like to have the ability to name web filter policies that I create or at least have a notes field would allow me to summarize a policy's function in my words, and in a description that's relevant to my school district's requirements.

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          • Safeguarding report user access level

            We need an option to only allow a group to report on a specific group.
            For example, Staff should only be able to report on students, not each other and Admins.
            This is true for both the new Safeguarding section, and the traditional reports. The alert email also contains information above the level of the group receiving the email.

            71 votes
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            • Block TOR exit nodes.

              Block TOR exit nodes.
              I monitor and update my list of past and present TOR exit nodes and manually add them to our Block Lists. Automating this for all would be helpful. Possibly this could be an addition to geolocation blocking if thats ever included in the system.

              The current TOR exit list is published via the TORproject .
              Below is the link.

              https://check.torproject.org/exit-addresses

              Thanks

              8 votes
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              • Google Auth in RADIUS via PAM

                We would like to use Google Authentication in SW RADIUS.
                At the moment we have our Google domain synced as DIrectory but there is no PAM module configured in RADIUS to fetch auth credentials.
                This is a one stop shop solution to use SW without AD and separate RADIUS servers.
                The solution is available via 3rd parties like Jumpcloud and Cloudessa but we do want to cut out the middle man.
                So how this will work:
                SW is RADIUS and has Google directory synced, it fetches the authentication via the PAM module and forwards users to Guardian etc.

                42 votes
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                • Export Firewall and port forwading rules to excel

                  be able to export all firewall and port forwarding rules to excel

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                  • HTTPS Proxy

                    We're doing a trial of SWG and I am surprised that https proxying uses the same non-https proxy server and port. This seems like a major security hole when using proxy authentication as it sends the users auth in the clear. It doesn't seem too difficult to use https for https proxy auth.

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                      1 comment  ·  Authentication  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Acceptable Usage Policy Prompt User First Access

                      It would be useful if you could store and electronic version of organisations internet usage policy within Smoothwall and on first access to the internet from a user they are prompted to read and accept the version of the usage policy that is current in the system before being granted internet access.

                      Smoothwall will then log that the policy has been read/ackknowledge by the user for reporting purposes.

                      If the Administrator then updates the usage policy the next time a user attempts to access the internet they are presented with the revised policy to review and accept.

                      5 votes
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                      • Change the username format of web filter reporting from domain\user to user@domain

                        When viewing web filter reports the username is usually obstructed by the domain name or a design tweak to get this issue sorted please

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                        • 2 votes
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                          • Improve BYOD Roaming by Using Fast Reconnect Equivalent

                            Improve BYOD Roaming by Using Fast Reconnect Equivalent
                            Use the Linux equivalent by enabling TLS caching "use_tunneled_reply" so that roaming works seamlessly from one AP to the next, which it does not do reliably at the moment.

                            26 votes
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                              3 comments  ·  Authentication  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • safeguarding reports- decode URL to make more readable

                              when we hover the mouse pointer over a link we often get URL links that contain the unreadable characters like :-
                              "https://plus.google.com/u/0/_/notifications/frame?sourceid=1&hl=en&origin=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.google.co.uk&uc=1&jsh=m%3B%2F_%2Fscs%2Fabc-static"
                              Q.so can the %XX characters be decoded into their Ascii equivalents to give a more readable URL string?

                              4 votes
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                              • Forward HTTPS error page to MITM download page

                                I'm just thinking if a user hasn't installed the cert on any of our guest networks, the HTTPS error page could automatically forward to the user to the download page where they can install the cert?

                                If we have multiple subnets and the smoothie is a the default gateway for each subnet, there would have to be an option to set the address of this page.

                                15 votes
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                                • Guardian Categories > Domain url filtering box bigger?

                                  The domain url filtering box is too small, plenty of space to expand it though

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                                  • NOT Category

                                    Report | Search items shows many items from a specific site, such as Youtube. I want to see all search items except those in Youtube or a strings of sites, therefore my search term may be !youtube && !google.com to exclude items from youtube and google.com

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                                    • Under web filter exceptions allow urls

                                      Allow url exceptions in additional to the current ip exceptions.

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                                      • Groups for reporting

                                        More groups available to create for reporting would be helpful

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                                        • Remove the Smoothwall

                                          The ip address of my smoothwall shows up in the report. How can that be changed?

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