How do I enable web proxy on 11.x firmware?
03/26/2020 9 8315
The "Web proxy" method of accessing web-based applications over the SSL VPN eliminates the need for Web content translation. It was widely used on firmware versions up to 10.7.2, but was deprecated in 11.x , and the option no longer appears in the management GUI. However, there are still situations and applications where Web Proxy is the preferred access method.
In fact, the Web Proxy access option is still available on 11.x firmware.
It can be enabled for a community through a hidden page, which can be accessed as follows:
1. In the User Access section of the menu, click on Realms | Community | Access Methods.
2. In the browser's address bar, edit the exiting URL to read:
and press the Enter key.
3. The "Web proxy agent" option will appear in the "Reverse proxy (HTTP)" section of the screen, with a tickbox to enable it: