March 19th, 2002 05:00 AM
pcInternet Patrol...ai caramba!
What do you guys think of this new program? You can get a trial run at Cnet. The same company also offers to test your current firewall with their pcAudit utility (also from Cnet). I tested ZoneAlarmPro and Sygate Pro, and they both bummed out. Even with maximum settings, both of these highly rated firewalls failed this new test completely. Then I installed pcInternet Patrol and, bingo, it worked perfectly. This could be a set up, making it look like pcInternet Patrol is the only firewall worth having. However, from what I read thus far, it seems like a legit thing. What are your opinions? You can run the test here: