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Windows 7: Block Firefox with Windows Firewall ?

13 Aug 2014   #1
billygates

Win 7 64bit
 
 
Block Firefox with Windows Firewall ?

Is there a way to block Firefox traffic to only 'Public Network' ?? I use OpenVPN and when it's connected it shows as an Unidentified network, Public network. I have managed to block my torrent client to only work when my VPN is active by using Win firewall and blocking it from Domain and Private networks, leaving Public unchecked, and it does work. When I do the same thing with Firefox it still connects even though I have my VPN off..

I read somewhere that Windows Firewall does not block outgoing ports so what I'm trying to do is not possible?


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13 Aug 2014   #2
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

This might be of some help. Don't let the name fool you.
Their are many setting in various places.

Parental Controls - Allow or Block Specific Programs

Parental Controls - Setup and Use
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