How to configure the Symantec Traffic Shaper to get update via a proxy.

Article:TECH193374  |  Created: 2012-07-20  |  Updated: 2012-07-23  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH193374
Article Type
Technical Solution


Issue



How to configure the Symantec Traffic Shaper to get update via a proxy.


Solution



The proxy information is entered on the Setting - Edit Settings - Proxy Setting.  Here are the steps to enable the proxy settings.

  • Verify that you are on 6.1.0-1 of the Symantec Traffic Shaper software.
  • Click on the Setting tab at the top.
  • Click on the + next to Edit Settings on the left.
  • Add a Check Mark on Enable Proxy Settings
  • Enter the IP Address or Host Name of your proxy in the Host field
  • Enter the Port used by the proxy for  HTTPS traffic in the proxy field.

See screen shot attached for sample:

 

Note: The updates come from aztec,brightmail.com and swupdate.brightmail.com.  The update are downloaded often and range from a few KB to several hundred MB.




Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH193374


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