I'm trying to block Google Drive. I've tried a variety of things: URL Filtering for online-storage (which works for Dropbox, icloud etc). But Google Drive still works...I researched and found quite a few forum posts on the topic and see that decryption is most likely required in order to see the traffic in order to block it.
Is there a way to block Google Drive without enabled decryption?
I've got a PA 3020 on 7.1.6
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Here is how you can block Google Drive or any other Google app like the new Google Backup and Sync without doing decryption:
The above article also explains why, due to SSL encryption, this type of apps is allowed.
@SuperMario last line of the link you provided:
Note: SSL decryption is necessary in order to identify the correct app-id "google-drive-web".
You need to decrypt traffic.
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