Device Control policy settings
This policy includes configuration options for external device control.
External devices refer to peripherals such as modems, disk drives, printers, or USB mass storage devices.
An external device may appear on either the blocked list or the list to exclude from blocking, but it cannot appear in both.
Options and Descriptions
Blocked External Devices
You can configure the following settings for blocked external devices:
Allowed External Devices
You can configure the following settings for allowed external devices:
Device Control rules
Shows a list of external devices and whether they are blocked or allowed. If a device is allowed, it is excluded from a previously defined block action.
To block or allow a device, press
Add Rule. See: