Turn off or turn on Intrusion Prevention notifications

You can choose whether you want to receive notifications when Intrusion Prevention blocks suspected attacks. Whether or not you receive notifications, Intrusion Prevention activities are recorded in Security History. The Security History entries include information about the attacking computer and information about the attack.

You can choose whether you want to receive notifications when Intrusion Prevention blocks suspected attacks based on a particular signature.

Turn off or turn on Intrusion Prevention notifications

  1. In the Norton product main window, click Settings.

  2. In the Settings window, under Detailed Settings, click Firewall.

  3. Click the Intrusion and Browser Protection tab.

  4. Under Intrusion Prevention, in the Notifications row, move the On/Off switch to Off or On.

  5. In the Settings window, click Apply, and then click Close.

Turn off or turn on an individual Intrusion Prevention notification

  1. In the Norton product main window, click Settings.

  2. In the Settings window, under Detailed Settings, click Firewall.

  3. Click the Intrusion and Browser Protection tab.

  4. Under Intrusion Prevention, in the Intrusion Signatures row, click Configure.

  5. In the Intrusion Signatures window, uncheck or check Notify me corresponding to the individual signature.

  6. Click OK.

  7. In the Intrusion Signatures window, click Apply, and then click OK.

  8. In the Settings window, click Close.

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DOCID: v1224775_ns_retail_en_us
Operating System: Windows
Last modified: 12/13/2016