Secure Web Gateway policies
With Secure Web Gateway polices, Cloudflare for Teams allows you to set up policies to inspect DNS, HTTP, and Network traffic.
Check that a policy is working
Once you've created a policy to block a domain, you can use either
nslookup on your to see if the policy is working as intended.
If you are using a policy to block
example.com, you can do the following to see if Gateway is blocking
Open your terminal.
nslookup example.com) if you are using Windows) and press enter
If the Block page is disabled for the policy, then you should see
REFUSEDin the answer section:
If the Block page is enabled for the policy, then you should see
NOERRORin the answer section and
188.8.131.52as the answers when the domain is successfully blocked.