Event ID 5050 - An attempt to programmatically disable the Firewall was rejected.
|Description||An attempt to programmatically disable Windows Firewall using a call to INetFwProfile.FirewallEnabled (FALSE) interface was rejected because this API is not supported on this version of Windows.|
|Subcategory||MPSSVC Rule-Level Policy Change|
This log data gives the following information:
Reasons to monitor this event:
- The event has most likely occurred due to unavailability of a suitable program to run the API.
- The program used to call the function is incompatible with the version of Windows currently being used and needs to be changed.
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Event 5050 applies to the following operating systems:
- Windows Server 2008 R2 and 7
- Windows Server 2012 R2 and 8.1
- Windows Server 2016 and 10