How can I prevent applications from downloading harmful files?

Question

How can I prevent applications from downloading harmful files?

Answer

You can prevent applications on your computer from downloading harmful files from the Internet.

 

Some web sites contain exploits and other harmful files that may harm your computer. With advanced network protection, you can prevent any application from downloading harmful files before they reach your computer.

 

To block any application from downloading harmful files:

 

  1. Click the product icon in the system tray to open the main user interface.
  2. Click Settings.
    Note: You need administrative rights to change the settings.
  3. Under Security settings, select Firewall.
  4. Select Do not allow applications to download harmful files.
    Note: This setting is effective even if you turn off the firewall.

 


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