Deep Discovery Director (Consolidated Mode) can be configured to use a proxy server to connect to threat intelligence feeds, the license update server, and Active Update servers.


When port binding is configured, only eth1 will use the proxy settings.

  1. Go to Administration > System Settings > Proxy.

    The Proxy screen appears.

  2. Select Use a proxy server to connect to the Internet.
  3. Select the protocol to use for proxying.
    • HTTP

    • SOCKS4

    • SOCKS5

  4. Type the IPv4 address or FQDN of the proxy server.
  5. Type the port number. The default port number is 80.
  6. (Optional) If you selected HTTP or SOCKS5 as protocol, and your proxy server requires authentication, select Specify authentication credentials, and then type the user name and password used for authentication.
  7. (Optional) Click Test Connection to verify the connection to the proxy server.
  8. Click Save.