Firewall recommendations

  phil.smith 12:35 21 Feb 2008
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I am currently using Windows Firewall on my Acer laptop. Can anyone recommend a free firewall that would be better than Windows please?
Thanks
Phil

  realist 12:43 21 Feb 2008
  eedcam 13:35 21 Feb 2008

Zone alarm works fine for me

  birdface 15:29 21 Feb 2008

For a simple mind like mine Kerio free Firewall was the best.Comodo and Zone alarm and others you are constantly asked if you want to accept programs or deny them.If you are easily confuse I would use Kerio.If not Comodo is about the best of the other freebies.

  mikeytage 16:07 21 Feb 2008

I would very much recommend the Comodo Firewall.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 18:00 21 Feb 2008
  eedcam 18:22 21 Feb 2008

Agree Z/A it can be a bit daunting to the novice but surely its better to be asked and have some idea what goes out from your pc.One can always google anything you are not sure of and also one can tick to always allow or deny once you decide.

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