How To Configure Advanced Firewall Settings In Avast For Business?

 Advanced Firewall Settings In Avast For Business

Avast Business Antivirus provides a cloud-based endpoint security solution for business people. It gives critical protection to Windows and Mac operating systems. You can quickly manage the security settings from any device using the Avast Business management portal. To know more about the advanced firewall settings in Avast for Business, keep reading the instructions given below.

Steps To Configure

  • To configure the firewall settings in the local Avast Business Antivirus clients, you have to log in to your Avast Business Management Console.
  • Once you have logged in to your Cloud Management Console, click on Policies from the left-side panel.
  • Select the settings template and click on Customize next to Firewall under the Windows Workstation tab.
  • In general, the Avast Firewall is divided into Networks and Rules categories.
  • The Networks section allows you to define the network for the selected profile.
  • You can also enable the Internet Connection Sharing mode for trusted users to connect to the Internet through your computer.
  • Click the Networks tab in the Undefined networks section and select Users can choose profile from the drop-down menu.
  • Select Apply changes at the top-right corner and click the Rules tab.
  • Deselect the Control all rules via the web console checkbox.
  • Click on Apply changes again and allow time for the new settings to pass on to your devices.
  • To add application rules, go to the Application rules tab and select Add application rule.
  • Fill in the application form and select the connections to be allowed.
  • Make sure to apply the changes after configuring the necessary rules.
  • To access custom application rules, click the Edit or pencil icon and select the Set custom packet rules option next to the All Connections drop-down menu.
  • Click Update and save the application rule.
  • You have now configured the advanced firewall settings in Avast for business.


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