Excluding a trusted Web domain from scans

Article:HOWTO55211  |  Created: 2011-06-29  |  Updated: 2011-12-16  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO55211
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Excluding a trusted Web domain from scans

You can exclude a Web domain from virus and spyware scans and SONAR.

You can specify only one Web domain at a time. You must specify a valid URL. HTTPS or FTP URLs are not supported. You cannot use a port number.


If Download Insight or Auto-Protect is disabled, trusted Web domain exceptions are disabled as well.

See Creating exceptions for Symantec Endpoint Protection

To specify an exception for a trusted Web domain

  1. On the Exceptions Policy page, click Add > Windows Exceptions > Trusted Web Domain.

  2. In the Trusted Web Domain Exception dialog box, enter the Web domain that you want to exclude from Download Insight detections.

  3. Click OK.

  4. Repeat the procedure to add more Web domain exceptions.

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