How to configure Messageware OWA Guard to forward the X-Forwarded-For header

This article applies to the following products:
     Messageware OWA Guard v2 2007

     Messageware OWA Guard v2 2010

 

SUMMARY

 

Messageware OWA Guard can be configured to forward the X-Forwarded-For header to IIS, which identifies the IP address of a client connecting through a proxy or load balancer.

 

 

 

MORE INFORMATION

 

The steps below outline how to configure the forward IP setting using the OWA Guard Administration.

 

1.     Launch the Messageware OWA Guard Administration

2.     Enable the Advanced settings option by appending “?Advanced=yes” at the end of the URL

a.     Example: https://<server_name>/og-admin/Option.aspx?advanced=yes

3.     Navigate to the “Advanced Options” page

a.     Click Edit next to “IP Filtering” and select “Enabled”

b.    Click “Update”

c.     Click “Save” to save your changes

4.     Restart the World Wide Web Publishing Service on the Messageware OWA Guard Admin server for the changes to take effect

 

 

This article applies to the following products:
     Messageware OWA Guard v2 2007

     Messageware OWA Guard v2 2010