Web endpoint client downloads incorrect PAC file
- Article Number: 000005585
- Products: Forcepoint One Endpoint, Forcepoint Web Security Cloud, Forcepoint Web Security Endpoint, Forcepoint Web Security Endpoint Cloud, Web Security Gateway Anywhere
- Version: 8.5, 8.4, 8.3, 8.2, 8.1, 8.0, 7.8, 7.7, 7.6, 7.5, 20, 19, 18
- Last Published Date: June 11, 2020
Notes & Warnings
Errors may also appear if the HWSconfig.xml file is missing from the installation directory. Ensure the file exists.
How do I determine if the endpoint client is using the Hybrid or Hosted (Cloud Web) PAC file?
If web endpoint client is using the wrong PAC file, then you may receive one of the following error messages:
There are two PAC files types
The information for the PAC file URL for the endpoint is found as follows:
From the endpoint machine, you can run a packet capture to identify which PAC file type (Hosted or Hybrid) is in use.
wscontext; endpoint; pac; pcep;proxy connect endpoint; wireshark; Deploy Web Endpoint Manually; HWSconfig.xml; not authorized to use Hybrid; authentication