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Any update if this is fixed yet?

 

To add some thoughts to that thread, the GUI descriptions and documentation are using some buzz words to scare Enterprise admins. Personally, I don't like the idea of any application anywhere doing any "Filtering" of communication traffic. We spend a lot of $$$ on expensive hardware and Network Engineer salaries to do all the "filtering" control we need. So when I see an application that gives me the option to "Block encrypted communication utilizing the obsolete protocol SSL v2"  , that's sounds a lot like software firewall to me... and I don't want it. It's likely to cause more headaches blocking things mistakenly than actually protecting our infrastructure.  

We use this on Servers exclusively , no desktops. It's also very unsettling to my clients when they see any kind of false warning that they're not protected. It leads to conversations I don't want to waste time having. So globally turning this warning off via Policy or what have you is essential. 


 

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First of all, you have posted in the ESET NOD32 Antivirus (consumer) forum. I assume you use ESET File Security on servers, could you confirm?

If you want to keep protocol filtering disabled, you can disable the appropriate status in the Application statuses setup.

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I want to disable the warnings for any feature I purposefully disable  in Security MGMT Center via Policy ... particularly "Protocol Filtering." The thread mentioned there was a feature request in for this but that was several months ago. 

 

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It's possible to disable it directly in the EFSW advanced setup. Approximately in a month it will be possible to disable it via a policy from ESMC as well.

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