February 13th, 2004, 05:35 PM
Man if u can pay 4 quality firewalls like zone alarm pro and black ice defnder there is nothing to worry abt(& noe 2 use it).Though it is really fun to learn to protect ur own pc on ur own knowledge and not merely softwares.
February 14th, 2004, 02:03 AM
(hi all...don't know if u missed me but anyways):
Let me disagree on this one. Firewalls aren't the only thing to keep in mind regarding security, especially for those running winX OS. Here are some interesting readings regarding basic computer security:
Man if u can pay 4 quality firewalls like zone alarm pro and black ice defender there is nothing to worry abt
Also, you state BlackIce as a good firewall, personaly, i would recommend SyGate , but its interface isn't that easy to understand, so Zone Alarm may be the best option here is a good tut on this kneet FW).
BlackIce Issue: grc findings