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Open the main program window > Setup > Network to configure basic Network protection settings or troubleshoot network communication.

To pause or disable individual protection modules, click the toggle icon MODULE_ENABLED.


Turning off protection modules may decrease the protection level of your computer.

Click the gear icon GEAR next to a protection module to access advanced settings.

Network attack protection (IDS)—Analyzes the content of network traffic and protects from network attacks. Any traffic considered harmful is blocked. ESET Endpoint Antivirus informs you when you connect to an unprotected wireless network or a network with weak protection.

Botnet protection—Identifies malware in the system quickly and accurately.

Resolve blocked communication—Helps you solve connectivity problems caused by ESET Firewall. For more detailed information, refer to the Troubleshooting wizard.

Resolve temporarily blocked IP addresses—Shows a list of IP addresses detected as the source of attacks and added to the blacklist to block connections for a certain period.

Show logs— Opens the network protection Log file.