Microsoft Edge: Users must not be allowed to ignore SmartScreen filter warnings for unverified files

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The SmartScreen filter in Microsoft Edge provides warning messages and blocks potentially malicious websites and file downloads. If users are allowed to ignore warnings from the SmartScreen filter then they could potentially still download malicious files.

https://www.stigviewer.com/stig/windows_10/2016-11-03/finding/V-63701

Remediation

https://www.stigviewer.com/stig/windows_10/2019-01-04/finding/V-63701
Important Note: On Windows v1703 and higher this configuration was moved from the local computer GPO to the local user



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