How to Block Users from Mounting External Volumes with ContentBarrier

ContentBarrier can stop your users from mounting external hard drives, iPods, USB thumb drives, CDs, DVDs or other volumes, thereby preventing them from introducing new software or content onto the computer via hardware that's directly connected to it. To activate Volume filtering for a selected user, open ContentBarrier and click on the Configuration > Advanced tab. Then check the Prevent hard disk and other local volumes from mounting on this computer box.


There are no other options for Volume filtering – it is either active or inactive.

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