How does Smoothwall Classify Layer 7 Applications?

Article #: Product: Version:
KB-13 / KB-66 All Inverness onwards


This article lists how Layer 7, or Deep Packet Inspection (DPI), applications are classified in the Smoothwall.


There are a number of places in the Smoothwall administration user interface where you can create rules to determine Layer 7 application access across the Smoothwall, and also run reports to see their usage. The two PDFs below list those applications available for use, depending on the license used.


Standard Application Classifications (Available in Smoothwall's not licensed for Layer 7)

Layer 7 Licensed Application Classifications

Note: Smoothwall's licensed for Layer 7 have the following applications available for use, as well as those listed in the "Standard" PDF above.


Last updated: Author: Contributions by:
27th February 2017 Samantha Nair