How to block an application using Application Control ?

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  • How to create an Application control rule in F-Secure Policy Manager Console which blocks an application?
  • What 'condition' should be used for example to block Microsoft Office using Application Control?


The F-Secure Application Control feature is included in F-Secure Client Security 14 Premium and newer versions. 

Follow the example below to block Microsoft Office using Application Control:

  1. Log in to Policy Manager Console
  2. Select a Policy domain or host from from the Domain Tree
  3. Go to the Settings tab
  4. Go to Application control
  5. Click 'Add Rule'
  6. Conditions:
    • Event : Run Application
    • Action : Block
    • Target product name : Contains Microsoft Office

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