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Services Utility: Base Firewall Engine Service

Display Name (?): Base Firewall Engine
Short Name (?): BFE
Executable (?): svchost.exe
Library (?): bfe.dll
Depends On (?): None.
Supports (?): None.
Description (?): Provides end-to-end security between clients and servers on TCP/IP networks. If this service is stopped, TCP/IP security between clients and servers on the network will be impaired. If this service is disabled, any services that explicitly depend on it will fail to start.
OS (?): Vista Home/Business
Startup (?):

Explanation (?):

This is just an experimental Longhorn firewall service that will provide similar functionality to the XP firewall.

Please visit /tools/services/ for the complete Services utility.