Re: BlackIce. How good? ie idiot friendly

From: Roger Merriman (roger_merriman_at_hotmail.com)
Date: 10/05/04


Date: Tue, 5 Oct 2004 11:30:18 +0100

Use.Netuser.de <NoMilkTodayImOnHoliday@hotmail.com> wrote:

> "Dan" <dan-dougll@yahoo.co.uk> wrote ...
> > How effective is this application in the hands of an "computer idiot"?
> > I use ZoneAlarm which seems to do the job well enough but the
> > suggestion was made to use BlackIce instead. I know nothing about
> > PCs beyond word processing, data base, spreadsheets, graphics and
> > presentation stuff.
>
> If you don't mind a slight learning curve the Kerio [free] is my choice.
> You don't say if you have ZA Free or Pro.
>
yup kerio is quite good use it on my windows box it apears to do what i
want off a windows firewall ie watch ingoing/outgoing connections,
though the said pc is behind a NAT router so its reltivly safe in that
regard.

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Roger