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Firewall programm permission changes

McAfee keeps changes program permissions for Microsoft Office programs.  I’ll check “internet connection for programs” every few days.  I notice the Excel and Word keep getting their permission changed to “incoming and outgoing”.  I don’t want the programs to have internet access.  I change them back to “block”.  A few days later, their permissions are changed.  This happens on multiple PCs.  Any suggestions to stop this behavior?


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Re: Firewall programm permission changes


Please let us know whether the permission changes after every Windows (office) updates. If any Windows (office) updates happening it needs the internet connection for the application/program to get updated. 


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