Windows 7

1. Microsoft Windows 7 tutorials 2. Module 1- Installation, Upgrading, and Migrating to Windows 7 tutorials 3. Editions of Windows 7 tutorials 4. Hardware Requirements for Installing Windows 7 tutorials 5. You can install Windows 7 in following different ways, including: 6. Consideration for Upgrading v/s Migrating tutorials 7. What is Migration tutorials 8. Migrating User Data and Settings tutorials 9. Performing an Image-Based Installation of Windows 7 tutorials 10.Configuring Disks and Device Drivers tutorials 11. Partitioning Disks in Windows 7 tutorials 12.GUID - GPT Disk tutorials 13.Disk Management tools tutorials 14. Simple Volume tutorials 15. Spanned and Striped Volumes tutorials 16. Maintaining Disks, Partitions, and Volumes tutorials 17. Disk Quota tutorials 18.Working with VHD Virtual Hard Disk tutorials 19. Device Driver in Windows 7 tutorials 20.System Restore tutorials 21.LAST KNOWN GOOD CONFIGURATION tutorials 22.Configure and Trouble shoot Network Connections tutorials 23.What is an IPv4 Address tutorials 24. Note - IPV4 25. IPv4 address classes tutorials 26.Default Gateway tutorials 27.Public and Private IPv4 Address tutorials 28.IPv6 Network Connectivity tutorials 29.IPv6 UNICAST ADDRESSES tutorials 30. IPv4 Address can be assigned by following types tutorials 31.Implementing Name Resolution tutorials 32. Trouble Shooting Network Connectivity tutorials 33. Implementing Wireless Security tutorials 34.Wireless network Technologies tutorials 35.What is Wireless Broadband tutorials 36.IEEE 802.11 tutorials 37.Wireless Network Configuration tutorials 38. Security Types tutorials 39. Implementing Network Security tutorials 40.Configuring Windows Firewall tutorials 41.Ports and Application tutorials 42.Important Application, Protocol and Port Number tutorials 43.Configure Inbound and Outbound Rules tutorials 44. Securing Network traffic tutorials

Configure Inbound and Outbound Rules tutorials

  1. On start screen type C and select Command Prompt.

  2. At the command prompt type computer name that you want to ping.

  3. ping cbtsam_win7

  4. ping

  5. as you can see you will get 4 reply. This means that current computer is able to ping to another computer. Now let us create rule to stop it.

  6. In order to restrict pinging other computer we need to create Outbound rule.

  7. On start screen type wf.msc

  8. Or

  9. Click Control Panel

  10. Click on System and Security

  11. Click on Windows Firewall

  12. Click on Advance Settings

  13. Now click on Outbound rules.

  14. From the outbound rules middle penal

  15. Double click on File and Printer sharing (Echo Request - ICMPv4 out) in Private profile.

  16. In the action part enable Block the connection.

  17. Click apply.

  18. Now again go to open Command Prompt.

  19. Apply command ping

  20. You will see that now it will give General Failure Error.

  21. This means we are able to block outgoing ICMP IPv4 ping.

  22. However if you ping another computer which have IPv6 enabled, you can still ping that computer.

  23. For example on command prompt

  24. Ping

  25. To restrict it you need to Block

  26. Now click on Outbound rules.

  27. From the outbound rules middle penal

  28. Double click on File and Printer sharing (Echo Request - ICMPv6 out) in Private

  29. profile.

  30. In the action part enable Block the connection.

  31. Click apply.

  32. Similarly we can also block incoming ICMP Ping.