1 Introduction

This document specifies the Group Policy: Firewall and Advanced Security Data Structure extension to the Group Policy: Registry Extension Encoding, as specified in [MS-GPREG], and provides a mechanism for an administrator to control any Firewall and Advanced Security behavior on a client using Group Policy settings.

Sections 1.5, 1.8, 1.9, 2, and 3 of this specification are normative. All other sections and examples in this specification are informative.