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Old 07-14-2007, 08:15 PM   #1
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whats a good firewall to use with vista, and if i get nod32 will i will need a firewall or not?
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Old 07-14-2007, 08:57 PM   #2
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You still need a firewall if you get NOD32.
The easiest way is to just use the Windows firewall and buy a router. Routers act as hardware firewalls. They're pretty cheap, you can pick a good wireless one up for $50.
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Old 07-15-2007, 03:59 AM   #3
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Yes or if not, Sygate personal firewall pro.
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yh iv got a wireless router already and can you use Sygate personal firewall pro with vista?
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iv just been looking at Comodo Firewall Pro, does that work with vista, coz it doesnt say it does, if it does i will try that
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Just download the free AVG antivirus and firewall software.
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