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COMODO antivirus : Getting message “Security agent could not be started” after uninstallation

I had COMODO antivirus installed in my Windows 8.1, 64 bit machine. I recently uninstalled it. But whenever I restart my machine it always prompts me this error message. Does it mean the ...
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How do I block ip using Norton Firewall

I need block all ip as described at this page using Norton: https://help.comodo.com/topic-72-1-451-4810-.html I mean how can I apply these settings: Rule 5 Action : Block (Also select the ...
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Windows 7 64bit system process opens too much handles

Just found that my Windows 7 64bit has an unusual high number of opened handles (>180000) for around 60 minutes, but chrome (4 tabs) and other processes are ok - checked them with Process Explorer. ...
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Setting Rules in Configuration of Comodo Personal Firewall

I come from Agnitum Outpost Firewall. I kept it until I could, but unfortunately the time to change is arrived. I am referring to a personal leisure computer, with Windows 7 64. Nothing fancy, simple ...
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Comodo firewall exception not working?

I'm very confused. I'm using Comodo Internet Security as a firewall and it is blocking requests from my mobile phone browser to my local webserver. I can see log entries: Action Dir Source ...
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Block internet access based on wifi connection

I'm planning on buying an ultrabook with Windows 10. I'll use my Android 7.1.2 phone as hotspot to access internet from my ultrabook when I'm on the fly. But I can't let my ultrabook's OS and apps ...
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Local Area Connection Properties glitch or corrupt

I'm hoping someone will recognize what went wrong here in the picture provided. Everything seems to be working fine just the names are corrupted. I also scanned the computer with Malwarebytes and have ...
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How to control applications using VPN

I use Windows 10, I use Comodo firewall. I have restricted some apps from using internet. when the VPN service is turned on, or some VPN software like Hotspot shiled is turned on, the blocked apps can ...
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How do I restore quarantined files in Commodo Internet Security Premium 10?

Please note the version. I tried to restore them but failed to find such a function? How do I do that? The comodo help pages does not help at all as it was on older versions.
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How can I block cmdagent.exe from constantly sending data over Internet?

I do not like when programs constantly send some data from my computer over Internet without my consent. I installed the latest version of COMODO Firewall and I set all updates to "manual". And ...
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How to set “application rules” for svchost.exe file in comodo firewall to block everything except those I specify?

I am on a limited data plan when I travel and I use my computer connected on internet. I would like to block everything, including windows update and other software updates. I would like to allow ...
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Comodo Antivirus - Fails to update signature database

I am using Comodo Internet Security including Antivirus v5.8.213334.2131 Free version. Virus signature database v 25399. OS Windows XP Sp3 I am trying to update this signature online. It downloads ...
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Why does backup stop at 4 gig?

Win 7 - 64 Comodo AV Comodo Backup ADATAHV420 I have a Win 7 laptop with a 500 gig HDD. I recently purchased an ADATA 2 TB HDD for backup purposes. I downloaded Comodo Backup, installed it and ...
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Comodo Firewall asks to restart the computer. How to refuse?

Comodo Firewall asks me to restart the computer. In the dialog box it seems that I can only postpone the reminder. Is there any way to turn off the reminder for ever? I use Comodo Firewall with ...
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Explorer.exe connecting to IP addresses

I run Comodo on Windows 7, and within the last couple of days, I notive that explorer.exe is trying to connect to port 80 on the following IP addresses: 23.199.200.154 5.196.196.149 185.48.59.20 How ...
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Will sandboxing a program protect my computer from being damaged?

I've heard from a friend that Spotify got attacked by an hacker, which results in it "damaging the hard disks" and stealing private data of the computers where the program is installed. It allegedly ...
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On Comodo Internet Security to restrict an application

I've installed Comodo Internet Security a couple of days ago on Win 7 64bit Home Premium. One of the features is Defense+ and Auto-sandbox with specified level of restriction. Recently I have ...
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Google chrome keeps crashing: possible conflict with comodo firewall? [duplicate]

I've used chrome for years, and comodo firewall and HIPS protection for some months, but suddenly google chrome started crashing as soon as it was loaded. I tried to reset my user profile and ...
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Comodo Firewall blocks Cisco Anyconnect VPN

I am running Comodo Internet Security Firewall (6.3) and trying to connect to work using Cisco AnyConnect VPN client. I can make the connection but can't do anything else, not even ping by IP ...
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What happened to Comodo Defense+?

I just updated Comodo to version 7, and there is only the Firewall now. Defense+ seems to have been discontinued as I can no longer find it. What happened to it?
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Disable Kaspersky firewall in favor of Comodo Firewall

I have recently bought and activated my Kaspersky Internet Security, and it conflicts with my Comodo Firewall which was installed before. I want to disable Kaspersky firewall, but to keep their ...
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does virtualbox uses a network of 169.254.176.18/17?

My comodo firewall allerts me about a LAN network in the above ip range, however my system is running on wifi with no Lan connected so what can this be ? There are no virtualboxes running.
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Firewall blocks localhost but only if it's turned on

I run XAMPP server on my Windows XP. If I try to access to http://localhost or http://127.0.0.1 it gives me this error: Could not connect to remote server This only occurs if my Comodo firewall is ...
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Apache 2.4 on Windows responds slowly, hangs when serving some dynamic pages

(I know the answer to this question. Posting this just to share the answer with the community) My local (Windows 7) instance of Apache 2.4 experiences delays or hang-ups when serving some URLs, ...
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Firefox location bar search: odd behaviour with Comodo firewall

I recently installed Comodo firewall, and it changed the behaviour of my Firefox location bar. I used to type something there and it either redirected me to a google search page or it actually ...
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How to setup Defense+ in COMODO Internet Security 5.4?

I've tried to understand this reading the COMODO manual but I gave up :( My problem: I have a Python script named test.py. Each time I modify it and run from the command prompt, COMODO triggers an ...
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Is Windows IPsec really needed when using a 3-rd party Firewall?

I have installed COMODO Firewall and I have some knowledge about internet security and i set up my firewall rules so my computer is protected enough (that really doesn't matter in current context). ...
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IPv6 issue with joining HomeGroup while using Comodo Firewall in Windows 7

I just created a HomeGroup on another Win7 machine at home and am trying to connect my main machine to it. Unfortunately, I'm getting an error that I think relates to my usage of Comodo Firewall. ...