Enable or disable your firewall

Learn how to manage your operating system (OS) firewall to help with your internet speeds.

Running more than one firewall at a time may cause slow internet connection speeds. Most AT&T provided gateways are equipped with built-in firewalls, so you might not need your operating system firewall. Depending on which firewall you choose to use, you may need to turn your OS firewall on or off.

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Last updated: March 3, 2023

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