You need a category that covers all Google sites.
You would like to use Google sites in rules such as block, but not include categories such as Web Search.
- Browse to Guardian > Policy objects > Categories.
- From the Manage categories section, configure a meaningful Name, for example, Google Sites.
- Click Advanced.
- Scroll down to URL patterns.
- Add the following:
- Click Save.
This category can now be used in policies, such as to exclude Google from your HTTPS inspection rules. For more information about creating filtering rules, see https://help.smoothwall.net/Latest/Content/modules/guardian3/cgi-bin/guardian/filteringpolicywiz.htm.