Posted 07 November 2008 - 04:00 PM
Using a firewall other than the Windows firewall requires either a bit of understanding - or a degree of trust in the program that you're getting.
Personally, I trust the Windows Firewall - but others do not.
You may want to check our freeware thread here: http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/topic3616.html
Personally, I've tried the ZoneAlarm firewall and the Comodo firewall with Vista and had problems with both.
My browser caused a flood of traffic, sio my IP address was banned. Hope to fix it soon. Will get back to posting as soon as Im able. - John
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