For Huawei E589 broadband Internet users, the best way to keep malware out of your computer is to set up a firewall. Access to the E589’s web management interface will be required in order to do the router firewall setting. This article provides detailed instructions on how to enable the firewall with Huawei E589.
Steps to Turn on E589 Firewall
1. Open a web browser and go to the address http://192.168.1.1 and login as admin.
2. From the Web Management Page, click Settings.
3. Click Security.
4. Click Firewall Switch.
5. Click the Enable firewall check box to enable. Click Apply.
The firewall is now enabled.