Tag Archives: Firewalls

Set Windows Firewall Zone to Domain

The Windows native host-based firewall is zone-based. This would be fine if you could set the zone for a given interface, but Microsoft has designed it to automatically determine the zone for a network interface using their Network Location Awareness … Continue reading

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Test Firewall Rules with Nmap

Nmap is an essential tool for any networking professional. It makes quick work of scanning your local network for available systems and services (text-based network mapping). For firewall administrators and security personnel, it provides excellent capabilities to check for open … Continue reading

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