Filter - SWG

A secure Filter to protect your users

Smoothwall Filter – SWG

Smoothwall’s Filter – SWG analyzes and categorizes web content in real-time without relying on URL blocklists which can quickly become outdated. Whether protecting you from inappropriate or illegal content, anonymous proxy usage, malware, or simply wasted resources, you can rely on zero-day protection. Filter from Smoothwall combines a powerful reporting suite, real-time activity monitoring, social media controls, and bandwidth optimization, with bring your own device policies.

With Filter – SWG you can now see and control everything your users do on the web – even when they’re using their own devices on your network, or taking your devices on the road. Filter – SWG Anti-Malware also provides protection against malware and ransomware threats. Flexible and affordable the Filter protects sizes of all networks.

Key Features

Content Analysis

Scans the content of a page to provide an intelligent filtering decision.

Gateway Anti-Malware

Selective and powerful gateway anti-malware.

Layer 7 Application Control

Control non-web traffic and apps such as Skype and BitTorrent.

Anonymous Proxy Blocking

Prevent circumvention of your Acceptable Use Policy.

HTTPS Filtering

Fully decrypt and inspect SSL traffic using MITM with easier than ever certificate deployment.


You can generate reports to view the activity of individuals and groups, and enable automatic reports.

Google Integration

Force Safe Search, prevent non-domain log on, and comprehensively filter Google sites.

Who, What, Where, When

Easily build granular filtering policies based on user or group, content category, time and location.

Suspicious Search Reporting

Identify searches and searched terms that violate acceptable use policy by user or group.

Multi-OS Support

Available on Chrome OS, Windows, macOS and iOS devices.

Social Media Controls

Content modification provides read-only mode which prevents commenting and blocks games.


Get notifications directly to your devices for policy breaches and network outages.

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