Closed Bug 265512 Opened 16 years ago Closed 15 years ago

Firefox is unable to find any site on the internet wih Norton Personal Firewall 2004 turned on

Categories

(Firefox :: General, defect)

x86
Windows XP
defect
Not set

Tracking

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RESOLVED WORKSFORME

People

(Reporter: jjm10, Assigned: bugzilla)

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Details

User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; rv:1.7.3) Gecko/20041001 Firefox/0.10.1
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; rv:1.7.3) Gecko/20041001 Firefox/0.10.1

Firefox is unable to find any site on the internet wih Norton Personal Firewall
2004 turned on.
 - Windows version 5.1 (Build 2600.xpsp_sp2.rtm.40803-2158:Service Pack 2)
 - Norton Personal Firewall 2004
 - Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; rv:1.7.3) Gecko/20041001 Firefox/0.10.1


Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install Norton Personal Firewall
2. Turn on Norton Personal Firewall
3. Try to access any URL with Firefox 1.01

Actual Results:  
Get an alert box stating that "www.amazon.com" could not be fourd. Please check
the name and try again.

Expected Results:  
Taken me to the web site as it does with the Personal Firewall disabled.
Have you configured Norton to allow Firefox access to the internet? The point of
a firewall is to prevent unauthorised internet access, so it's probably just
doing its job - if you haven't told it that Firefox is a "safe" program, Norton
should block its internet access.
No response from reporter.

->WORKSFORME

Please reopen if you can still reproduce this issue.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Closed: 15 years ago
Resolution: --- → WORKSFORME
Depends on: 270084
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