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you're stopping inbound access, not outbound. if you initiate a connection yourself out to the net, it'll always work. it's things like mail and web servers, which start from the internet side that you'd stop. if you don't serve anything or require and vpn's or remote ssh access, stop the lot.
Originally posted by acid_kewpie you're stopping inbound access, not outbound. if you initiate a connection yourself out to the net, it'll always work. it's things like mail and web servers, which start from the internet side that you'd stop. if you don't serve anything or require and vpn's or remote ssh access, stop the lot.
Domain Name server
POP and IMAP Server
Windows Files sharing (SMB)
Echo request (PING)
So which one should I click on to be safe on the internet?