Blocking tab

Option definitions

Block connections from remote computers that have files with potential threats or unwanted programs in a shared folder.

Option Definition
Settings for Select Workstation or Server from the drop-down list.
Note: This option is only available via ePolicy Orchestrator.
Send a message Send the specified message to the network user when a threat is detected — Notify the network user on the remote computer when a threat is detected.
Message text

Type a custom message in the text box. The Windows Messenger service must be running on the remote computer to receive this message.

Block the connection
  • Block the connection when a threatened file is detected in a shared folder — Block the connection to any network user on a remote computer who attempts to read from, or write to, a threatened file in the shared folder.
  • Unblock connections after — Unblocks the connection after the specified number of minutes. Enter a number between 1 and 9999. Default = 10 minutes.
  • Block the connection when a file with a potentially unwanted program is detected in a shared folder — Blocks the connection to any user on a remote computer who attempts to write an unwanted program to the computer. The On-Access Scan Statistics dialog box displays a list of blocked computers.