Monitoring Internet Access
SpIDer Gate performs continuous monitoring of Internet access. The monitor prevents access to websites added to black lists and checks downloaded files for viruses and other threats.
The Dr.Web for Linux window provides for managing SpIDer Gate operation, namely
•Start and stop monitor operation
•View number of checked and blocked objects and attempts to access to sites
•Configure the following Internet monitoring parameters:
oCategories of web resources access to which is blocked
oUser black and white lists of web resources
oParameters of scanning files downloaded from the Internet.
You can start and stop SpIDer Gate operation as well as view its operational statistics on the special page of the Dr.Web for Linux window. To open it, click SpIDer Gate on the .
Picture 32. SpIDer Gate management page
On the monitor settings page, the following information is available:
•Status of SpIDer Gate (enabled or disabled), and information on startup errors (if any)
•Web monitoring statistics (number of checked URLs and objects downloaded from the Internet, number of blocked access attempts and infected objects)
To start monitoring Internet access, click Enable. To stop monitoring Internet access, click Disable.
Status of the web monitor SpIDer Gate (enabled or disabled) is indicated with one of the following icons:
To close the SpIDer Gate settings page, select another page of the Main window by clicking corresponding button on the navigation pane.
To configure SpIDer Gate settings, open the and the SpIDer Gate .
If SpIDer Gate failure is detected, error information is displayed on the management page. To resolve the problem, refer to , where you can find detailed description of known errors.