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Prioritizing Security Risk categorization
Administrator Help | Forcepoint Web Security and Forcepoint URL Filtering | v8.5.x
By default, when a site belongs to a Security Risk category, Filtering Service applies an action based on the site's Security Risk classification, even when the site:
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When Filtering Service or the hybrid service assigns a site to a Security Risk class category (based on Master Database category or Content Gateway analysis):
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Configure which categories are part of the Security Risk class on the Web > Settings > General > Risk Classes page in the Forcepoint Security Manager.
If you want requests managed based on custom categorization, regardless of whether the URL is classified as a Security Risk:
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Navigate to the bin directory on the Filtering Service machine (C:\Program Files\Websense\Web Security\bin or /opt/Websense/bin/, by default) and open the eimserver.ini file in a text editor.
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Navigate to the [FilteringManager] section and add the following line:
SecurityCategoryOverride=OFF
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Windows: Use the Services tool to restart Filtering Service.
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Linux: Use the /opt/Websense/WebsenseDaemonControl command to stop and then start Filtering Service.
If you have the Hybrid Module, you can also disable this feature for the hybrid service:
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Navigate to the bin directory on the Sync Service machine (C:\Program Files\Websense\Web Security\bin or /opt/Websense/bin/, by default) and open the syncservice.ini file in a text editor.
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If it does not already exist, add a section called [hybrid], and then add the SecurityCategoryOverride parameter, as shown here:
[hybrid]
SecurityCategoryOverride=false
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Windows: Use the Services tool to restart Sync Service.
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Linux: Use the /opt/Websense/WebsenseDaemonControl command to stop and then start Sync Service.

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