What is it, why is it important and how does it work?
What is it?
HTTPS interception encompasses several mechanisms that online safety systems or web filters use to examine encrypted internet communications. The terms "SSL interception" and "TLS interception" are sometimes also used interchangably.
Why is it important?
Safeguarding students is incredibly important for schools. Online safety systems such as web filters are a key part of any safeguarding strategy. These systems block inappropriate material, record an audit trail and report on any concerning behaviour.