Can someone explain what gets sent to the cloud vs. what is done locally on the Firewalla box? I'm still unclear what gets sent to the Firewalla cloud.
"The cloud will only know your devices visited sites computed using SHA hash. "
"Checking if there is a possibility that this flow may be bad and referencing the Cloud for a secondary check if needed."
So, guessing (please correct) I go to randomsite.com, the box does its thing and all is good there but it's possible that's a bad site, so it needs to check with the cloud. It creates a hash of what (site name, IP address?) and sends that to the cloud. The cloud compares that to its list of hashed "bad" sites and then sends back an "all good" or "block that" to the box.
If that's correct, then the hashing is really just to protect the data in transit as Firewalla can easy decrypt the site information, correct?
Assuming that's true, how long is that data kept? Is there any way to know what percentage of sites visited are sent to the cloud?
Sorry for all the assumptions, and questions, I just can't find a definitive answer and would like to know. Thanks for any clarification.
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