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block all packets in windows 7 (so nothing appears in wireshark)? Can anything locally installed do it?

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Win7 ignores Firewall for RemoteDesktop via GPO

Windows 7 ignores the firewall rule from Group Policy, that should restrict RemoteDesktop to certain IP addresses. It works for XP, but Win7 machines still allow Remote Desktop from everywhere. I ...
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I have oracle database instance up and running on vmware player on Redhat linux(Guest OS). This virtual machine is running on on windows 7 computer(Host OS). I am able to connect to the database ...
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View windows 7 effective firewall rules when controlled by group policy

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Windows clients not accepting incoming connections on WiFi

I am having a few issues with clients in remote sites and have narrowed it down to TCP connections not being accepted by/not reaching the WiFi adapter. Outgoing connections are fine, and over Ethernet ...
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Windows 7 firewall commands [closed]

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SSL FTP fails on Windows 7 but not Windows XP clients

We currently use a free SSL-FTP client called Move-It-Freely to transmit data from a custom data entry program at over forty facilities scattered around the state to our central server. Under XP, it ...
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Windows Firewall has port 80 open but prevents Apache from making connections

I have a Windows 7 machine serving a very few (but important!) pages. I have an exception that allows any traffic to port 80*, but Apache 2.2 still can't serve pages (though I can see them from the ...
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Windows 7 outgoing port blocked

I am in charge of a small company's IT department, and am well versed in UNIX/Linux (which our server runs) but not so well versed in Windows (which many of our employees run). We have a website and ...
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I set up a ssh server through ssh-host-config. Then I started the server. net start sshd The CYGWIN sshd service is starting. The CYGWIN sshd service was started successfully. When I try to ...
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Windows 7 Firewall / Network Issue

I can connect to a local python webserver via 'http://localhost:8000/' and '127.0.0.1:8000/' However, I couldn't do something like 'http://192.168.1.2:8000/' The browser just prompt "could not ...
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Symantec Endpoint Protection toggle of firewall rules by script

I'm running Symantec Endpoint Protection 11 and I'm hoping to be able to toggle a simple firewall rule with a script. If I can do it from the command line that would be preferred.
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User Friendly port knocker (port knocking client) for Windows?

It seems "It's me" is the most popular port knocking client for windows… Except… it sucks. It works for console-savvy users such as me, but, unsurprisingly, all my users (3 people) hate console ...
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I'm running a Windows 7 Workstation in a domain setting. I'd like to disable the local firewall (temporarily), but I am not allowed to do this because of restrictions in the domain. "For your ...
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Windows 7 PCs connection through a locked down firewall

It turns out this has been going on for awhile now and I just now found out. There are a dozen or two PCs behind a Cisco RV 120W. They are connected wirelessly. The 120W only allows access to the ...
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Where are the windows firewall logs stored?

I don't know where Windows 7 stores the logs for the windows firewall. Can anybody tell me? Thanks in advance.
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What ports do I allow over my internal firewall interface?

I have a Cisco ASA that I have VPN tunnels to connect my internal Windows network. I ran into some trouble logging into my domain so I unblocked all the ports on that internal interface. On a ...
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Multicasting for WDS

I want to install a Windows 7 image on 40-something computers without touching 'em I have a WDS server, an image captured, and an answer file setup. I go to create a multicast transmission out of ...
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1answer
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Is it possible to run a script when network location changes on Windows 7?

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1answer
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Vista / 7 Base Filtering Engine Prevents All Incoming Connections

After last months batch of Windows updates, no one can RDP into their machines. Doing a bunch of testing turns up that you can't connect to ANY of the ports on the machine. Stopping the 'Base ...
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windows 7 firewall logging PID

i enabled my windows 7 firewall to by default block all outbound connections by default. i configure each and every program that needs network access in the 'Windows Firewall with Advanced Security' ...
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Is there a way to make the Windows 7 Firewall ask for permission (rather than allow/deny) for a program to access the internet?

The Windows 7 firewall seems to just give permission or not give persmission to apps. Is there a way to have it ask for permission for each program (ideally with an option for allow [don't ask ...
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What is the best way to configure windows firewall to open up sql server to lan computers

Should I configure a specific port for SQL Server and open that port up to the lan IP address range or open up the firewall based on the program, and wouldn't this require making a rule for each ...
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I have installed Apache server on my Windows 7 computer. I was able to display the default index.php by typing http://localhost/ in the address line of my browser. However, I am still unable to see ...
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1answer
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windows firewall and network location switch after establishing a vpn connection

I am looking for a reasonable solution for network location switching after VPN connection is established for Windows 7. The scenario is as follows: For location public (employee plugging in his ...
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Active FTP client blocked by Windows Firewall on Windows 7 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Active FTP client blocked by Windows Firewall on Windows 7 I have an application that runs as a service and contains an FTP client. It needs to connect to an FTP server ...
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Active FTP client blocked by Windows Firewall on Windows 7

I have an application that runs as a service and contains an FTP client. It needs to connect to an FTP server that only supports Active FTP. When I attempt to get a list of files or download a file, ...
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Is it possible to change an “Unidentified Network” into a “Home” or “Work” network on Windows 7

I have a problem with Windows 7 RC (7100). I frequently use a crossover network cable on WinXP with static IP addresses to connect to various industrial devices (e.g. robots, pumps, valves or even ...