InformationThis policy setting controls whether users may use remote debugging. This features allows remote debugging of live content on a Windows 10 or later device from a Windows or macOS computer.
The recommended state for this setting is: Disabled.
Disabling remote debugging enhances security and protects applications from unauthorized access. Some attack tools can exploit this feature to extract information, or to insert malicious code.
Users will not be able access the remote debugging feature in Microsoft Edge.
SolutionTo establish the recommended configuration via GP, set the following UI path to Disabled:
Computer Configuration\Policies\Administrative Templates\Microsoft Edge\Allow remote debugging
Note: This Group Policy path may not exist by default. It is provided by the Group Policy template MSEdge.admx/adml that can be downloaded from: Download Microsoft Edge for Business - Microsoft.
Enabled. (Users may use remote debugging by specifying --remote-debug-port and --remote-debugging-pipe command line switches.)