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Managing traffic based on file type
Administrator Help | Forcepoint Web Security and Forcepoint URL Filtering | v8.5.x
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When you create or edit a category filter, you can configure file type blocking for permitted categories. This allows your organization to restrict access to particular file types from websites in some or all permitted categories. For example, you could permit the category Sports, but block multimedia (audio and video) files from sites in the Sports category.
How file type blocking is implemented depends on your software.
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Combine protocol-based policy enforcement with file type enforcement to better manage Internet audio and video media. Protocol filters handle streaming media, while file type enforcement handles files that can be downloaded and then played.

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