Re: Strange behaviour when using IE7 on Vista
Block Port 80 Outgoing
"Blue Arrow" <pravesh'rem firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> First of all, How? I have set it to block all incoming connections
> (Control Panel - Windows firewall - General - On - Block all incoming
> connections) and I can still browse the web.
> Secondly, what purpose do these Internet Options - Security settings
> serve, if they are allowing me to browse. I know in IE6 and prior to that,
> as far as I can remember, one would set the security to High and then add
> sites to exceptions list.
> Is that a step forward!!!
> "Spirit" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>> Set the Firewall to BLOCK port 80 for that or all Users.
>> "Blue Arrow" <pravesh'rem firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>>> This may not be the right place for this question but I could only find
>>> IE7 in a non-Englilsh newsgroup. If there is one please point me towards
>>> it - there are none listed in Windows Mail.
>>> Now to the question - I put security 'Tools-Internet Options-Securiy and
>>> Privacy' on high for all of them. Noe, in all previous versions of IE if
>>> I did that I would not be able to browse the Web. But in IE 7 these
>>> settings to High do not seem to do anything.
>>> Am I doing somthing wrong!!