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List of programs that interfere with authentication

List of programs that interfere with authentication

  • AOL Connectivity Services
  • AOL Security Center
  • Avanquest FIX-IT Utilities 11 Professional
  • Avira Personal Anti-Virus Free (Contains firewall)
  • CA Security Center
  • Comcast Desktop Doctor
  • Config Free (normally on Toshiba computers)
  • Empowering Technology (ACER)
  • F-Prot (Antivirus)
  • HP Network Assistant
  • HP Wireless Assistant
  • HP Connection Manager (formerly the HP Wireless Assistant)
  • Mc Afee Security Center (not Mc Afee Anti-Virus Enterprise)
  • Norton Internet Security
  • Quick Set (normally on Dell computers)
  • Dell Quick Set
  • Samsung Easy Network Manager
  • Smart Wi Connection Manager
  • Think Vantage Access Connections (normally on Thinkpad computers)
  • VAI Os Smart Network (SONY computers)
  • Zone Alarm Control Center
  • Peer Block (P 2 P connection masking software)


Here are some third party firewalls that also prevent 802.1x.

  • McAfee Security Center
  • Norton Internet Security
  • Trend Micro Internet Security
  • AVG Free Anti Virus (must allow path to Safeconnect in exceptions on Resident Firewall and then reinstall Safeconnect)
  • Trend Micro Internet Security


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 Last modified at 7/11/2013 8:16 AM by Varvorines, Drake