BlackICE Agent may not reactivate after a system standby

blackice-standby-inactivate (9275) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk


BlackICE Agent may not reactivate after a system standby. In some cases the "restart.whenSuspend" option, which is enabled by default, may not cause the firewall to reactivate after a system standby. This could allow malicious traffic to pass through the firewall without the user's knowledge.


Bypass Security


Upgrade to the latest version or BlackICE Agent (3.1.ebh or later), available from the ISS Downloads Web site. See References.


Platforms Affected:

  • ISS BlackICE Agent for Workstation 3.1 eal


Jun 06, 2002

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