This entity provides the definition of Web Category. It will be used in ACL definition to filter web traffic.


  • name (Mandatory): A customer friendly name for this web category
  • last_updated_by: ID of the user who last updated the object.
  • last_updated_date: Time stamp when this object was last updated.
  • web_category_identifier: The unique identifier of a web category to be used by NSG
  • default_category: Indicates if this is a system-defined web category
  • description: A customer friendly description for this web category
  • embedded_metadata: Metadata objects associated with this entity. This will contain a list of Metadata objects if the API request is made using the special flag to enable the embedded Metadata feature. Only a maximum of Metadata objects is returned based on the value set in the system configuration.
  • entity_scope: Specify if scope of entity is Data center or Enterprise level
  • creation_date: Time stamp when this object was created.
  • owner: Identifies the user that has created this object.
  • external_id: External object ID. Used for integration with third party systems
  • type (Mandatory): Type of the Web Category


class fetcher
nuwebdomainname.NUWebDomainName web_domain_names
nupermission.NUPermission permissions
numetadata.NUMetadata metadatas
nuglobalmetadata.NUGlobalMetadata global_metadatas