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In the Categories tab under Filtering Options, Web protection, you can edit categories and add pre-defined sub-categories into the categories. Is there a way to see what sub-categories are included under what categories, if indeed they are included? I've found several useful sub-categories that were not included under any of the categories.
I added them into their applicable categories, but, aside from looking through each category, is there a way to see if or where each sub=category is included in a category?
If you go to Web Protection > Filtering Options > Categories, you will find 18 categories and each of them will list the sub-categories it contains. Not each sub-category is included in a category.
Following sub-categories are not part of any categories in Web Filter:
Auctions/classifiedsCategorization failedConsumer protectionDating/social networkingDigital postcardsFashion/beautyHealthIncidental nudityMalicious sitesMarketing/merchandisingMotor vehiclesNudityOnline shoppingPersonal network storagePersonal pagesPharmacyPhishingPolitics/opinionPornographyProfanityProvocative attireReal estateResidential IP addressesRestaurantsSexual materialsSocial networkingSpam URLsSportsSpyware/adwareTravelUncategorizedWeaponsWeb adsHope this helps.
The set of sub-categories is fixed. The parent categories can be adjusted to rearrange the sub-categories. And since they are both called "categories", the nomenclature is confusing.
The interface design is odd, because UTM allows you to configure a subcategory into zero, one, or multiple parent categories. It is anyone's guess what UTM will do if you hit a website with no defined action or conflicting defined actions.
This solution is to build a spreadsheet to ensure that every sub-categories is included once and only once in a parent category.
I am a little alarmed to learn that some sub-categories have no parent category by default. I do not think this was the case when I last rearranged my sub-categories many versions ago. I need to go back through the list to ensure that I have no holes in my policy.