(FAQ) Configuring Windows Firewall for use with MDaemon

Windows firewall allows either ports to be exceptions, or applications, or both. The easiest way to configure this product for use with MDaemon would be to exclude MDaemon and its related services from Windows Firewall.


  1. Under Windows Control Panel, open the Windows Firewall applet.
  2. Select the Exceptions tab.
  3. Add each of the following executables as exceptions:
    • AVUpdate.exe
    • clamd.exe
    • CFEngine.exe
    • MDaemon.exe
    • MDSpamD.exe
    • WorldClient.exe
    • WebAdmin.exe
    • SA-Update.exe
    • WCXMPPServer.exe