See a Site's Content Category

In the WatchGuard Security Portal, you can see the content categories for a website. These categories are used by WebBlocker to filter content based on your content filter policies.

  1. Open a web browser and go to the WatchGuard Security Portal at
  2. In the URL(s) text box, type the website URL or IP address. To specify multiple URLs or IP addresses, separate each with a space, comma, or semicolon.

Screen shot of the WatchGuard Security Portal page for Websense category lookups

  1. Select the I'm not a robot check box.
  2. Complete the reCAPTCHA task, if requested.
  3. Click Search.
    The categorization for each URL or IP address appears in the Results section of the page.

If a site is not categorized, or is miscategorized, you can submit the URL and suggested category at the bottom of this page. For more information, go to Request a Content Category Change.

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About WebBlocker Categories