Windows Security Log Event ID 4954

Operating Systems Windows 2008 R2 and 7
Windows 2012 R2 and 8.1
Windows 2016 and 10
Category
 • Subcategory
Policy Change
 • MPSSVC Rule-Level Policy Change
Type Success
Corresponding events
in Windows 2003
and before
858 , 859  
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Windows Firewall Switching Active Policy Profile

4954: Windows Firewall Group Policy settings has changed. The new settings have been applied

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This event is logged whenever group policy is refreshed and a change in the RSOP (resultant set of policy) of Windows Firewall policies is detected.

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Examples of 4954

Windows Firewall Group Policy settings has changed. The new settings have been applied.

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