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SEP 12.1 RU2 firewall policy not working

Created: 19 Mar 2013 • Updated: 19 Mar 2013 | 5 comments
gharage@ctpl.co.in's picture

I have tried to block below listed URL from SEP firewall rule. but it is unsuccessful. http://apo.o.facebook.com/ www.o.facebook.com/ Please suggest

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.Brian's picture

Do your clients browse thru a proxy server?

Have you tried blocking *.facebook.com?

 

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One's picture

If you are using proxy

How to block all websites and allow only certain websites using Network Threat Protection Firewall rule.

http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH95248

Note: That Firewall Rule will not work if the proxy settings are configured in the browser.
 

 

 

Ambesh_444's picture

Hi,

 

Here are few Articles for the same:

How to Restrict Users to Specific Web Sites by Creating Firewall Rules for Managed Clients
 
 
How to block all website and allow only certain websites using Network Threat Protection Firewall rule.
 
 
Even Check this video:

Allow and Block websites using Symantec Endpoint Protection Firewall

http://www.symantec.com/connect/videos/allow-and-b...

 

 

 

Thank& Regards,

Ambesh

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consoleadmin's picture

try the article

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/articles/how-block-internet-address-sep-manager-firewall-rule

 

Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager - Firewall - Policies explained

 

 

Article:TECH104433  |  Created: 2008-01-20  |  Updated: 2010-11-30  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH104433

Best Practises for Firewall Policy

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/blogs/best-practises-firewall-policy

Check the forum

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/forums/block-particular-website

http://service1.symantec.com/SUPPORT/ent-security.nsf/2326c6a13572aeb788257363002b62aa/9c561a4628b3c9a44925747f007b19cd?OpenDocument

How to block/allow website access using the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager custom Intrusion Prevention Signature policy

http://bit.ly/uLiS84

Video: Allow and Block websites using Symantec Endpoint Protection Firewall

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/videos/allow-and-block-websites-using-symantec-endpoint-protection-firewall

Blocking a Website using Symantec Endpoint Protection

 

 

Article:TECH92405 | Created: 2009-01-16 | Updated: 2012-08-22 | Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH92405

 

Thanks.