IPv6 and the Windows Firewall

  • Edward Horley


When Microsoft took the opportunity to rewrite the networking protocol stack for Windows it also chose to build out a robust and very advanced firewall. Windows Firewall with Advanced Security (WFAS) has many capabilities that far exceed the industry standard in terms of programmatic controls and extensibility. One of the key differences is the ability to utilize PowerShell and Group Policy to control what happens in the firewall.


Transmission Control Protocol Group Policy Window Operating System Profile Domain Window Server 
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© Edward Horley 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  • Edward Horley
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  1. 1.Walnut CreekUSA

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