CDROM-Guide forums

Go Back   CDROM-Guide forums > Main Forums > Open to All Computer Related Topics > Computer Networking & Security
FAQ Calendar Mark Forums Read
Open   CSec   Data   DevDrv   CoOp   Audio   CDRW   CDG   VCD   DVD   HD DVD   Mac   VGB   PS2   DC   Xbox  


 
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #19  
Old Nov 09, 2002, 09:36 AM
Geordie Boyo Geordie Boyo is offline
Veteran
 
Join Date: Sep 2000
Location: North-East, UK
Posts: 640
Default

sponsored links

 
Im using Zone Alarm Pro i find no problems with it!

  #20  
Old Nov 09, 2002, 08:28 PM
saviola saviola is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2001
Location: Leighton Buzzard, UK
Posts: 120
Default

Its down to personal choice. However, software based has to be Zone Alarm or if you are fancy a Linux driven one .

Saviola
  #21  
Old Nov 13, 2002, 01:22 PM
XeNiX{B:I:O} XeNiX{B:I:O} is offline
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: ======>HERE<======
Posts: 12
Default

Quote:
[i]Originally posted by uk_trader [/i]
[B]

It absolutely baffles me that people think there safe without a fireewall on dial up. Your not.

Outpost is a very good firewall IMO. [/B]
Nar 56k dial up your totally safe IMO.

IMO Norton 2002, slows your comp down.
  #22  
Old Nov 14, 2002, 05:07 AM
steve996 steve996 is offline
Newbie
 
Join Date: Sep 2002
Posts: 4
Default

I use zone alarm on a laptop running xp. Once configured it is virtually transparent in operation and has never caused me any problems.
  #23  
Old Nov 29, 2002, 04:48 AM
merlin_the_magician merlin_the_magician is offline
Veteran
 
Join Date: May 2001
Location: Netherlands (Europe)
Posts: 672
Default

Had Norton Internet Security running for about a year, then i figured it was tie for an update, so i decided to try try ZoneAlarm... [b]HUGE[/b] mistake.... this ZoneAlarm was driving me absolutely bonkers with those irritating reports, errors and pop-ups...

Banned the crappy thing from my system after one week, and got myself Norton Internet Security 2003. I would strongly recommend Norton... there's nothing like it!!!

[img]***********.ewandew.com/sig/Awiz.gif [/img]
  #24  
Old Dec 01, 2002, 07:16 AM
psibob84 psibob84 is offline
Veteran
 
Join Date: Oct 2001
Location: Hampshire, UK
Posts: 1,240
Default

sygate pro if you're looking for a software based firewall
 

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
windows xp firewall, norton firewall, & emule jerkwheat Open to All Computer Related Topics 1 Mar 09, 2004 04:18 PM
dnas and firewall Intrancer Video Game Backup - PS2 7 Sep 28, 2003 04:11 PM
Bandwidth vs. Firewall mushroomlife Open to All Computer Related Topics 1 Mar 17, 2003 06:39 PM
Is there a dsl router/hub that does not have a firewall? whodi101 Computer Networking & Security 16 Nov 08, 2002 06:13 PM
Tiny Personal Firewall zack371 Computer Networking & Security 2 Apr 14, 2002 01:28 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:18 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 1996-2009 CDROM-Guide.com. All rights reserved