Little Snitch Help

Icons

The following icons are used by Little Snitch Configuration to indicate particular properties of rules.

ICON DESCRIPTION
Rule’s action is allow.
Rule’s action is deny.
Rule’s action is ask for.
Redundant Rule: This rule is redundant, it never matches a connection.
Covering Rule: This rule covers other rules, making them redundant.
The rule has raised priority, but would have the same effect with normal priority.
Rule matches incoming connections.
Invalid Rule: This rule is invalid because the process path is not valid.
Process Owner Anyone: Rules for anyone match processes started by any user, including system users.
Process Owner System: Rule matches processes started by the system.
The rule becomes inactive after a period of time or when a particular event occurs.
Unapproved Rule: Rules are tagged as unapproved when they were created outside of Little Snitch Configuration.
Unchecked Process: The rule does not check the process identity or it matches processes which are not trustworthy.
Indicates that this is an extra-high priority rule denying all network traffic for the process.

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