Configuring a URL Protection Bypass Policy

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You may want to exclude specific senders or recipients from Targeted Threat Protection - URL Protect policies. For example, where URL Protect is enabled for messages sent from everyone to all internal recipients, but you want a specific team to be exempt. This is achieved by creating a Targeted Threat Protection - URL Protect Bypass policy.


What You'll Need


To configure a URL Protection Bypass policy you must:

  • Be logged on to the Mimecast Administration Console.
  • Have access to the relevant Gateway menu item for the policy being created or changed.


Configuring a Policy


To onfigure a policy, follow the instructions in the Creating / Changing a Policy article, but using the following options:


Policy NarrativeProvide a description for the policy that allows you to easily identify it in the future.
Select OptionSelect whether to disable Targeted Threat Protection - URL Protect, or to take no action.

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