Router & Firewall

  Sealer 21:36 03 Jun 2005

Hi, I have a Belkin 4-port cable/dsl gateway router. The router has a built in firewall, the belkin support centre says i can turn off all other firewalls! Do you think this is true or should i keep windows firewall turned on?

  woodchip 21:45 03 Jun 2005

Well I will give my view, Windows Firewall!!!! well the least said. I use a 3Com Wireless Firewall Router Modem and I had to turn of ZoneAlarm as I was getting problems with it Now it's OK. And no need for software Firewall as the Router is a Hardware Firewall and a lot better

  Sealer 21:47 03 Jun 2005

Thanks for that. The reason i am asking is because of networking probs.

  woodchip 21:54 03 Jun 2005

I have not bothered with Networking as No need for it. I can connect any of my three comps all together to Router BB including a wireless laptop

  Sealer 22:00 03 Jun 2005

Mmm lucky you. I need to network cause we swap work and images to each other.

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