- WiNG 5.7 now supports URL based filtering or Web Filtering.
- It will filter access to the Internet and block inappropriate or malicious sites
- The URL filtering engine is provided by Cyren, a provider of web security solutions.
- A database of websites is maintained which are classified into various categories.
- Provides classification of 140 million most relevant sites which is updated frequently
- The Web Filtering is supported only on the controller based deployments
- Web filtering is supported on all APs and Controllers, except the low memory APs (AP6511, AP6521, AP621) and the NX45XX and NX65XX controllers.
Detailed information can be found here: https://extremenetworks2com.sharepoint.com/sites/kcs/_layouts/15/guestaccess.aspx?docid=17e3357b80b2443c1a3cad3336c32c899&authkey=AbWL6S5Rfv88z0UlMZu4m4w