Application Detection Rules

View, add, and delete an application detection rule for a custom application.

View Custom Application Detection Rules

As described in "Custom Applications", each custom application can include one or more optional detection rules. You can view, add, edit, and delete application detection rules.

To see application detection rules for a custom application, select the custom application name in the table in the Configure > Applications window to display the Add Custom Application dialog box. Scroll down to see the detection rules that have been configured for this application.

Add or Delete a Detection Rule for a Custom Application

To add a detection rule to a custom application, select the custom application name in the table.

Scroll down to the detection rules table. Select Add to add a new rule and enter the following information:

Select the rule Type: Host Name, Server IP Address, or Port Number

If you selected the Host Name Type, select the Protocol: HTTP or HTTPS

If you selected the Host Name Type, enter a valid Host Name

If you selected the Server IP Address Type, select the Protocol: TCP or UDP

If you selected the Server IP Address Type, enter a valid

Server IP Address

  • You can enter an IPv4 or IPv6 address.

If you selected the Server IP Address Type, enter a valid Port

If you selected the Port Number Type, select the Protocol: TCP or UDP

If you selected the Port Number Type, enter a valid Port

Select Add.

Delete an Application Detection Rule

To delete a detection rule, select the custom application name in the table to display the Add Custom Application dialog box. Scroll down to the detection rules table. Select the check box for the rule you want to delete, and then select .

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