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Wednesday, April 23, 2008


Using a non-Microsoft Firewall (e.g. ZoneAlarm) in Windows XP

"Windows XP includes a Firewall to protect your system against unwanted 'visitors' from the Internet, but it does not control connections from your system to the Internet ( to control the 'calling back home of XP' or a virus/worm trying to spread itself ). To control outgoing connections, you need to install a non-Microsoft firewall, there are several packages available on the market (free / Shareware / to be purchased):"

I like Zone Alarm.

Good info!!!!

Good info!!!!!!!

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