12: How-to elevate Windows Defender Firewall in PolicyPak Least Privilege Manager?

Please follow the below steps to elevate Windows Defender Firewall snap-in.   

  1. Edit the Group Policy Object (GPO) that you want to use.
  2. Expand the PolicyPak node, and Select PolicyPak Least Manager node.
  3. Right-click on the node and create a New Executable Policy.
  4. Select the Use Simple Rule and click on the Next button.
  5. Select Path as a condition and click on the Next button.
  6. Click on Add button, and select Add File from the menu.

  1. Type *wf.msc in the Path text box and click Ok button.

  1. Select the Add file menu again from the Add button and type the following: %SYSTEMROOT%\system32\mmc.exe and click Ok button.

  1. Click the Next button at the Configure Condition window.

  1. Select “Run with elevated privileges” at the Select Action window.
  2. Finally, click Finish on the Settings window.
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