PC-Cillian Firewall

 
Steps to enable Firewall for ‘OMessenger’ on PC-Cillian Firewall
  • 1. Run PC-Cillian.
  • 2. Open the Main Console window.
  • 3. Click Network Security then Personal Firewall to open the Personal Firewall settings window.
  • 4. PC-cillin Internet Security allows you to change the firewall settings for each type of profile. Choose a profile in the Manage profiles box then click the Edit button from the profile list.
    Note: While checking for firewall settings, it is good to verify that Messenger is enabled through each profile. It is also recommended to keep the Automatically switch to the appropriate profile option checked so that PC-cillin Internet Security will automatically choose the correct profile depending on the type of Internet connection you are using.
  • 5. Click the Exceptions tab to see the applications listed in the Exception List.
  • 6. To add OMessenger in the Exception List follow the steps below.
    A. Click ‘Add’ in the Exception List.
    B. Create an Outgoing exception for OMessenger by entering the following values in the Add/Edit Personal Firewall Exception box as below:
    • Description=OMessenger (Send)
    • Connection=Outgoing
    • Action=Allow
    • Protocol=TCP/UDP
    • Ports=All Ports
    • IP Setting - Type=All IP Addresses

    C. Click the Browse button and select the installation path then click the Open button.
    D. Click OK to create the OMessenger Outgoing rule.
    E. Create an Incoming exception for OMessenger by clicking the Add button in the Exception List again. Enter the values for the Incoming exception as per given below:
    • Description=OMessenger (Receive)
    • Connection=Incoming
    • Action=Allow
    • Protocol=TCP/UDP
    • Ports=All Ports
    • IP Setting - Type=All IP Addresses

    F. Click the Browse button and select the installation path then click the Open button.
    G. Click OK to create the OMessenger Incoming rule.
    Now you can see the OMessenger entry with Incoming and Outgoing rules in the Exception List.