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Install Skyhigh Client Proxy

You need to install the Skyhigh Security Client Proxy software on the devices running Windows or macOS. The Client Proxy software installed on the devices facilitates the SAML authentication. When the user is not authenticated, Client Proxy prompts the user to authenticate. It securely forwards the traffic to Skyhigh CASB. When forwarding the traffic, it encrypts and adds metadata along with the real-time device posture information.

Before you begin

Download the Skyhigh Security Client Proxy software from Content & Cloud Security Portal , the Installation File is contained inside the package 

Tools > SkyhighClientProxy_xxx

Client\Windows\Signed_Standalone directory

NOTE: In Client Proxy, configure the domain name of the identity provider in the bypass proxy domain list.

Task

  1. Download the Client Proxy package.
  2. Unzip and double-click installscp (batch file for 64-bit Windows platforms).
  3. Accept the license agreement, then follow the instructions in the installation wizard.
  4. To verify installation, you can optionally check the presence of vNSP Probe Driver under Control Panel | Network and Internet | Network Connections | Ethernet Properties.
  5. Verify that the policy file SCPPolicy.opg to the ..\SCP\Policy\Temp folder.
  6. Click Start | All Programs | Skyhigh, then click About Client Proxy to verify the Client Proxy status.

On macOS

  1. Download the Client Proxy package.
  2. Unzip and double-click ScpDistribution.pkg.
  3. Accept the license agreement, then follow the instructions in the installation wizard.
  4. Optionally, you can check the presence of McAfee extensions under System Preferences | McAfeeProxyExtensions and System Preferences | McAfeeSystemExtensions after completing the installation.
  5. Copy the policy file SCPPolicy.opg to the /usr/local/skyhigh/mcp/policy/ folder.
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