when using the "admin override" function, I thought that PA is seting a session cookie for the browser.
Unfortunatly, it looks like, the PA is just storing the source IP.
When using a proxy, all connections of the overriden page are from the same IP. Thus one guy having the right override password can enable access for *all* users of that proxy. :-/ I've just tested that with two seperate machines using the same proxy.
Isn't there a chance of seting a cookie into the browser?
How have you guys solved above situation?
Cheers and a lot of thanks
thanks for that answer. At least I'm shure of not geting it to work now. :-)
The actual point is, that I need to have some special users to have access to URL-groups others have not. The proxy is unfotunatly mandatory. :-/
There would be a way of geting the proxy to do the authentication, if he would know which category the URL is in. Is there a way of geting the URL-Filter data file from the PA-500? If I could download it to my squid, there would be ways of implement that information into the proxy.
Thanks a lot anyway for your help.
very best regards
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