Windows Security Log Event ID 5150

Operating Systems Windows 2008 R2 and 7
Windows 2012 R2 and 8.1
Windows 2016 and 10
Category
 • Subcategory
Object Access
 • Filtering Platform Connection
Type Success
Corresponding events
in Windows 2003
and before
 
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5150: The Windows Filtering Platform has blocked a packet.

5150: The Windows Filtering Platform has blocked a packet.

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The Windows Filtering Platform has blocked a packet.
 

This event is documented as appearing new to Windows 2008 Release 2 and Windows 7. But we've never seen it logged. See event ID 5152 instead.

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Description Fields in 5150

Network Information:
 Direction:  %1
 Source Address:  %2
 Destination Address: %3
 EtherType:  %4
 EncapMethod:  %5
 SnapControl:  %6
 SnapOui:  %7
 VlanTag:   %8

Filter Information:
 Filter Run-Time ID: %9
 Layer Name:  %10
 Layer Run-Time ID: %11

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