Author Topic: Avast Security Free Version for Mac - Blocking my ability to connect to FTP Site  (Read 2432 times)

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Offline dlovas

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I just installed Avast free version on my mac and I cannot connect to any of my FTP sites for websites I maintain.

How do I fix this?

Offline YYZGB

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I have AVAST installed and have zero issues connecting to FTP sites.

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Are you using secure FTP? The scanner might try to intercept the secure traffic for scanning. If you add your sites as exclusions to the web shield does this allow it to connect?
"People who are really serious about software should make their own hardware." - Alan Kay

Offline ondrej.kolacek

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Avast should only intercept HTTP(s), IMAP(s) and pop3(s) ports.
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Ondrej Kolacek