Webroot Desktop Firewall

The Webroot desktop firewall acts as desktop security for your PC, and helps in monitoring the internet traffic. The frequent use of the firewall is it helps in transferring the files and printers with other computers in your LAN without exposing the PC to online threats. It offers two-way protection and assists in keeping the process simple, instantly authorizes programs you trust like the email programs, and blocks other programs that may be harmful to your PC. You can hide your PC using the Stealth mode option, thus decreasing the chances of an attack. The Webroot’s secure anywhere firewall is already preinstalled and configured to the internet filter traffic on your computer. The firewall detects unwanted traffic and opens an alert so that you can block or allow the traffic to proceed.

You can view the Webroot firewall from the following steps given below:

Turning off scan in Norton:

The steps to turn off the security scans in Norton temporarily are given below.

  • Click on the Webroot icon on your desktop to open the Webroot SecureAnywhere software.
  • On the right side of the app, if you see the real-time protection enabled and slider lit green, it means the security is enabled.
  • You will see Firewall as the third option, check to see if it is enabled or disabled.
  • Run the program called the CTI Navigator or the CTIUpdateManager.
  • The Webroot firewall will normally ask for permission for the program to access the internet. Follow the few steps as given below:
  • Click the checkbox that reads always ask me about the program to disable.
  • Check for the Allow Access and click the OK button.
  • The Webroot-desktop firewall will display the program change screen. If the screen appears, it means the CTI Navigator has been running successfully.
  • Click the Keep Settings button. If you need a remote assistance to know Webroot desktop firewall settings, click the call button available on the screen.
Webroot Desktop Firewall


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