Adding or Modifying a Firewall Policy

Configure the following for each policy:

  • Security level: A general setting that blocks or allows all inbound and/or all outbound traffic on the OfficeScan agent endpoint

  • Firewall features: Specify whether to enable or disable the OfficeScan firewall, the Intrusion Detection System (IDS), and the firewall violation notification message. See Intrusion Detection System for more information on IDS.

  • Certified Safe Software List: Specify whether to allow certified safe applications to connect to the network. See Certified Safe Software List for more information on Certified Safe Software List.

  • Policy exception list: A list of configurable exceptions that block or allow various types of network traffic