Key elements of the Media Type Filtering rule set

The key elements of the Media Type Filtering rule set deal with important parts of the media type filtering process.

Block Media Types in Uploads

Key elements for filtering media that are uploaded to the web

Table 1: Block Media Types in Uploads
Option Definition
Media types to block

Clicking Edit opens a window to let you edit the Upload Media Type Block List that is used by a rule.

You can add, modify, and remove entries on the list.

Block Media Types in Downloads

Key elements for filtering media that are downloaded from the web

Table 2: Block Media Types in Downloads
Option Definition
Media types to block

Clicking Edit opens a window to let you edit the Download Media Type Block List that is used by a rule.

You can add, modify, and remove entries on the list.

Block undetectable media types

When selected, a rule is enabled that blocks media if no type could be detected for them.

Block unsupported media types

When selected, a rule is enabled that blocks media if it belongs to a type that cannot be handled on Web Gateway.

Block multimedia

When selected, a rule is enabled that blocks media if it belongs to the multimedia type.

Block streaming media

When selected, a rule is enabled that blocks media if it is streaming media.