Configuring Proxy Settings

Proceed as follows to configure Threat Defender for proxy server access:

  1. Navigate to Settings > General.

  2. Click Add Proxy to set up a new proxy.

  3. Under Proxy, enter the URI of the proxy server e.g. If you also want to specify a username and password for the proxy, use the following format:


    When using domains in the username, avoid the backslash by using %5C instead.

  4. Optional: Enter a Note to describe the proxy configuration.

  5. Click SAVE to store the new proxy configuration. The new proxy configuration is now added to the list of available configurations.


Only one proxy configuration may be active at a time. When you set up a new proxy, it is enabled by default and any previously active proxy is automatically disabled.