Personal firewall

Discussion in 'ESET Smart Security' started by Speedytwitch, Sep 30, 2011.

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  1. Speedytwitch

    Speedytwitch Registered Member

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    I have a notification saying " Detected covert channel exploit in ICMP packet.
    Remote I.P.Addresss 192.168.1.1"

    What does this mean and how do I get rid of ito_O
     
  2. Marcos

    Marcos Eset Staff Account

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    Does the problem persist after enabling pre-release updates and running an update?
     
  3. Speedytwitch

    Speedytwitch Registered Member

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    Thank you for your reply. I notice that the notice pops up evrytime I start up that computer just after I connected to the internet. I automatically update but how do I enable the pre release updates? Sorry for being Dumb!!!
     
  4. Marcos

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    Open the main setup (F5), navigate to the Update setup and select the "Pre-release updates" radio button.
     
  5. Speedytwitch

    Speedytwitch Registered Member

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    Thanks for your reply and maybe I'm not a dumb as I think I am as I found the pre release updates and have updated them. Will that solve the problem o_O

    Thanks again for your help. Cate
     
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