Web Safety ICAP web filter 4.8 and Squid 3.5
|Virtual Appliance (CentOS 7) Virtual Appliance (Ubuntu 16)|
Select virtual platform you are using in your data center and download the zip file. It is recommended to use virtual appliance based on Ubuntu 16 LTS as most tested one. Unpack the zip file before continuing.
Deploy OVF template of Virtual Appliance in your VMware vSphere (ESXi). Check network settings of the Virtual Appliance and boot it up.
Set up your internet browser to use the proxy at the IP address of the Virtual Appliance and port 3128. The currently assigned IP address shall be printed on the console of virtual machine. The virtual machine has a DHCP configured IP address by default.
Try surfing the web by directing your browser to favorite web sites. See how filtering automatically works in your all browsers, network devices, smartphones and tablets. Point your browser to http://<IP Address of VA> to monitor web access, view filtering statistics and look through browsing reports.