Explore Windows Firewall with Advanced Security in Windows 10. Monitor the status of Windows Firewall. View inbound and outbound rules, as well as their associated dialog boxes. Filter rules in the list by profile. Block or allow a previously created connection rule. Explore the Help files associated with Windows Firewall with Advanced Security to learn more.
- [Voiceover] Windows Firewall is often the first…line of defense to protect a computer from…outside attacks.…It does this by providing a two-way vigilant…inspection on the packets that carry data…into and out of a network.…Rules to find what type of data can…move in and out.…You can see the most basic settings…in Windows Firewall.…I'll open this by typing that in the search box…on the task bar.…If you're following along make sure to click…Windows Firewall in the results,…and not Windows Firewall with advanced security.…Here you can see the firewall status and…the network profiles that's applied.…
And you can access options to turn…on or off the firewall, among other things.…But you can't create new firewall rules here…or view the rules already in place.…To locate this kind of detailed information…you'll need to click advanced settings.…This opens Windows Firewall with advanced security.…You can monitor the firewall here by clicking…monitoring.…You can see the state of the firewall…in active network as well as other information.…
Author and professor Joli Ballew shows you how to get connected, which settings to use to access different resources, and how to keep your system secure. She explains the security implications of different settings, so you can make informed decisions that help protect devices when using public networks. She also helps get the most out of the Window 10 sharing center. Lastly, she explains the native firewall rules, how to create your own inbound and outbound rules, and how to troubleshoot and modify your network connection.
Note: This course aligns to the Configure Networking domain from the Microsoft exam 70-697: Configuring Windows 10 Devices.
- Configuring IP settings and wireless network settings
- Maintaining network security
- Setting up preferences
- Troubleshooting connectivity
- Managing Windows Firewall
- Creating program rules and security rules
- Using ping, ipconfig, Tracert, and PathPing to troubleshoot