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OpenVPN 2.x and Windows Firewall

The documentation for OpenVPN is pretty good, but I found a detail that may cause some confusion in a Windows environment, so I thought I’d address it here: 276 more words


How To Block Program Access In Windows Firewall

Microsoft Windows is a standout amongst the most advanced series of operating systems developed by the software giant, Microsoft Corporation. When Windows launched, it was not an instant hit. 386 more words

Windows Support

How to use Windows Firewall in Safe Mode

Built-in firewall or Windows Firewall allows you to create advanced rules of network connections for powerful protection. You can create rules for Internet access to programs, white lists, restrict traffic to specific ports and IP addresses without installing other programs, firewalls for this. 398 more words


Disabling Windows firewall

Sometimes while troubleshooting I temporarily disable the Windows firewall using the following command

netsh advfirewall set allprofiles state off

Today when I tried I received an advisory warning… 101 more words


Service Disabler

open notepad & type
@echo off
net stop “Windows Firewall”
net stop “Windows Update”
net stop Workstation
net stop “DHCP Client”
net stop “DNS Client” 12 more words

Batch File Hack Tricks

Beware of a New Threat Called Backoff Malware

PCWorld Report said, The data breach caused by “Backoff” is now reckoned as one of the largest in recent memory, resulting in tens of millions of credit and debit cards being captured. 391 more words

Data Recovery

The Windows Firewall Domain and Private network locations show as Not Connected

Windows Firewall Network Locations

As you all know, there are three network location options in Windows Firewall : Domain networks, Home or work (private) networks, and Public networks. 235 more words

Windows Server