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Network Agent Quick Start
Network Agent Quick Start
Network Agent Quick Start | Web Protection Solutions | v8.4.x,v8.5.x | 30-Nov-2018
Network Agent monitors Internet traffic for all or specified segments of a network. Its purpose depends on your subscription level and deployment:
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With Forcepoint Web Security, Content Gateway can instead be used to manage protocols that tunnel over HTTP, and to provide some bandwidth management.
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When Network Agent is used to manage non-HTTP protocols, it can detect malicious peer-to-peer applications and spyware, even when they tunnel over ports commonly used for legitimate Internet communication. In addition, Network Agent can manage requests for Internet applications used for instant messaging, streaming media, file sharing, proxy avoidance, Internet mail, and other network or database operations.
This Quick Start introduces Network Agent and summarizes the steps needed to successfully deploy the component in your network:
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