Re: Virus software help
using a hardware and software firewall is over kill for the common home
Use AVG as your Antivirus and user a router to connect to your
highspeed connection (dsl/cable). its much better then a software
firewall solution and will free up resources on your computer since it
wont have to run a firewall anymore.
- Re: Firewall: router vs. software
... I have a router as ... > well as software firewall setup for my home network. ... The ZoneAlarm firewall works great as well. ... > drop it and stay with the Linksys router and be done with it. ...
- Re: Ask EU - firewalls
... As far as the internet connection is concerned, once it has passed out of the cable modem that many broad bean services employ, it is being fed to the network card of a single puter. ... The router is able to service the needs of at the same time. ... The firewall on the router is hardware based so is more secure than a software firewall on the pc which could potentially be disabled by a virus. ...
- Re: LINKSYS BEFSR41
... then there is no need to for a software firewall. ... Any tird pardy software firewall you use will have to hook fairly ... If you want to monitor the traffic on your router I'd recomend Wall ... tends to amplify the number of droped ports, ...
- Re: Need Firewall?
... need a software firewall like Comodo or ZoneAlarm anymore? ... but I disable the hardware firewall and use the ... Relative to a software firewall like ZoneAlarm, ... can be accessed across the network. ...
- Re: ZoneAlarm wont take Key from LinkSys
... > I have the same router. ... > additional software firewall behind the router, since you can set up the ... Your linksys router is configured and controlled by software. ...