F Secure Safe Firewall

What is F Secure Antivirus Safe Firewall?

The F Secure Safe Firewall secures from the interlopers and harmful applications indulging into your computer from the internet. This firewall enables only secured Internet connection from the computer and disables intrusions from the internet.

How to Turn On F Secure Firewall?

Perform the following guidelines to turn on F Secure Antivirus Firewall.

  • First, choose Settings from the Malware Protection.
  • Now, choose F Secure Safe Firewall settings and then select Firewall.
  • Slide the toggle button to turn on Firewall.

How to Open F Secure Security Firewall Settings?

  • On the home screen of the F Secure program, navigate to the Tools option.
  • Click the Windows Firewall Settings option and modify the necessary firewall settings.

How to Configure F Secure Firewall?

Perform the following guidelines to configure Firewall settings.

  • First, launch the product main user interface.
  • Click the F Secure Safe Firewall Settings option on the main page.
  • Choose Network Connections and then click Firewall.
  • Under the Add tab, click Add.
  • The Add rule dialog box will appear.
  • Type the name for this rule and choose Allow as the rule type and then click Next.
  • Now, to choose the IP address, click Custom Edit.
  • Type the IP range that you want to enable and click the Add to list option.
  • Choose the following Clean my PC services for the rule such as IGMP, Windows file sharing, and network protocol, Windows network browsing, SMB over TCP/IP, SMB over TCP/IP(UDO).
  • Next, choose the direction of the traffic by clicking the icon on the Direction column.
  • Now, choose the Alerting type and then click Next.
  • Complete the configuration setup by clicking the Finish button.

How to Allow File Sharing With F Secure Firewall?

  • Navigate to the task tray and then click the F Secure Safe Firewall icon.
  • Navigate to the F Secure Antivirus Settings option and then select Network Connections Firewall on the left panel of the screen. Go to the Rules tab on the main panel of the screen.
  • Select Add to open the Add box. Type a name for this firewall rule. Click Allow Next.
  • Select the Custom Edit and then mention the range of the IP address.
  • Select the Add to list option to apply the settings. After selecting the service rule for the firewall, specify the direction.
  • Select either the Inbound or Outbound option from the Direction menu.
  • Mention the type of alert and then select the Next button. Select the Finish button for validating the firewall rule.
  • To add this firewall rule to Policy Manager Console, navigate to the Policy tab.
  • Click the Settings option followed by the Rules option.




F Secure Safe Firewall

How to Disable F Secure Antivirus Firewall?

  • Select the F Secure icon and then click the Computer Security option.
  • Navigate to the F Secure Safe Firewall Settings option followed by the Internet option.
  • Select the Firewall option on the left panel of the screen.
  • Remove the checkmark next to the Turn on Firewall option on the main panel of the screen.
  • Select the Close button at the bottom of the screen to exit the Firewall window.

How to Open a Port through F Secure Firewall?

  • Open the F Secure software.
  • Select Tasks Open Firewall Port.
  • Type a new firewall name in the Name section.
  • Specify the port number in the Port Number section.
  • Select the OK option to open a port through the F Secure Safe Firewall software.