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Windows Firewall–Block Foreign IP Addresses

If you admin any Windows Server and use tcpview utility, you will see lots of connection attempts to your server’s common connection ports (e.g. Remote Desktop port 3389). 27 more words

Windows Server

Too many Firefoxes

Many of us remember the famous Windows XP Service Pack 2, which really marked when Microsoft started to get serious about their client systems’ security. Prior to that there was little to guide the end user that I remember. 108 more words


Configure a Windows Firewall for Database Engine Access

This topic describes how to configure a Windows firewall for Database Engine access in SQL Server 2016 by using SQL Server Configuration Manager. Firewall systems help prevent unauthorized access to computer resources. 807 more words


PDQ Deploying using computer IP(Target Computer Offline or Network Path not found)

Using PDQ Deploy, I was getting a failed status when deploying an application on a Target server
The server was on the network and I can remote connect to it… 222 more words


Making SCSM, Named SQL Instances & Windows Firewalls Live Happily Together!

Hello again, in a lab environment we always tend to turn the Windows Firewall off just to save ourselves from the headache of opening ports and telnet-ing the servers to make sure that ports are open, this becomes a habit and the habit continues when a customer neglects the importance of the Windows Firewall and turn it off focusing only on the external and DMZ firewalls, If this is the case we tend to forget how Windows Firewall and ports should be configured for SCSM and SQL Server. 479 more words

Service Manager

Unable to connect to OBIEE 12c Analytics URL

After the installation of OBIEE 12c I was not able to connect to the analytics URL from other machines outside the server using IE.

This is the issue with windows firewall. 119 more words

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