Notifying the users that access to an application is blocked

Article:HOWTO81326  |  Created: 2012-10-25  |  Updated: 2014-09-21  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO81326
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Notifying the users that access to an application is blocked

You can send users a notification that an application that they want to access is blocked. This notification appears on the users' computers.

Note:

Enabling too many notifications can not only overwhelm your users, but can also alarm them. Use caution when enabling notifications.

To notify the users that access to an application is blocked

  1. In the console, open a Firewall policy.

  2. On the Firewall Policies page, click Rules.

  3. Enable custom firewall protection.

  4. On the Notifications tab, check the following options that you want to apply:

    Display notification on the computer when the client blocks an application

    A notification appears when the client blocks an application.

    Add additional text to notification

    Click Set Additional Text and customize the notification.

    Customizing the notification text is optional.

  5. Click OK.

See Managing firewall protection.

See Enabling and disabling a firewall policy.

See Managing firewall rules

See About firewall rule application triggers



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