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How to block a program in Firewall of Windows 10

How to block a program in the Firewall of Windows 10

Microsoft has been adding new security features to the Windows with every update. The Windows 10 comes with superlative security features as opposed to the earlier versions of the software. Firewall settings form the crux of the security feature, however, […]

How to test your Firewall software

The Windows 10 operating system offers a powerful built-in Windows Firewall that prevents hackers or malicious software from gaining access to your computer through a network or the Internet. Although the built-in firewall is good for most users, some users prefer […]

Windows Firewall has blocked some features of this app

Windows Firewall has blocked some features of this app

At times, you may have noticed that when you go on to run a program, the Windows Firewall suddenly throws up a message stating that Windows Firewall has blocked some features of this app and gives you two options – […]

CUJO Internet Security Firewall for Smart Devices

Online security is one of the most important concerns of internet users. We have been using various anti-virus software to ensure our online security, but this post is all about a device CUJO Firewall, which helps you protecting your devices […]

Free Firewall is a complete firewall solution for Windows PC

Free Firewall by Evorim is a free firewall software for Windows that comes with professional features and great functionality. The firewall is completely safe and fully functional, you can prevent any software from accessing the internet using this tool. Different […]

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How to disable Windows Firewall in Windows 10/8/7

In this post, we will see how you can turn on or turn off the Windows Firewall in Windows 10/8/7. Before you do this, it is important to know that you should not turn off or disable Windows Firewall unless […]

Windows Firewall Control: Configure and Manage Windows Firewall settings

Windows 10/8/7 already has a built-in default, free and powerful firewall. And while Windows allows you to access the advanced settings, including configuration of filtering for outbound connections, through its Control Panel, Management Console, Netsh utility, or the Group Policy Editor, […]

Windows Firewall can’t change some of your settings

If you receive, Windows Firewall can’t change some of your settings message with error codes 0x8007042c, 0x80070422, 1068, 0x8007045b, 0x800706d9, then some of these suggestions are sure to help you fix the problem on your Windows 10/8/7 computer. Windows Firewall […]

Glasswire Firewall and Network Monitoring Tool review

When writing about Wireshark network analyzer, I mentioned that it was among the best free network monitoring tool available for administrators to check the details of every device connected to the network. However, the interface of Wireshark is too complex […]

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Free Sophos UTM Essential Network Firewall for Windows 10/8

There are plenty of free firewalls available for home networks. With Windows 10/8.1/7, you do not need a separate firewall, as the built-in Windows firewall is good. For extra protection, you can turn on the firewall in your router/modem. But if […]

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Create Desktop Shortcut to Disable, Enable Windows Firewall

Windows Firewall helps you to protect your PC from hackers and malicious software. It is a powerful tool that allows you to fine-tune the protection and notifications for different network profiles such as Home, Work, and Public. When you are […]

Free Port Scanner for Windows let you perform Firewall Port Scan

Often, home computers are easy target for hackers, especially the ones with DSL or cable connections to the Internet because the trespasser finds it easy to break into unsecured or lose network, rather than heavily fortified, secured corporate network. So, if […]

Discuss – Top Free Firewalls For Windows 10

Firewalls, no doubt, are one of the most important components of your computer (network). You know you need a firewall so that your computer (network) is not visible on the Internet to the bad guys. These are bad guys who […]

Restore or reset Windows Firewall settings to defaults

There may be times you may find that your Windows Firewall in Windows 10/8/7 may not be working the way it should. Maybe you were infected with malware and the malware changed the firewall settings – or maybe you yourself […]