Re: Best choice for free personnal firewall ?

From: Vic Dura (
Date: 05/06/05

Date: Fri, 06 May 2005 07:09:11 -0500

On Thu, 05 May 2005 02:23:14 GMT, in RE: Re:
Best choice for free personnal firewall ? Casey
<> wrote:

>In article <>,
> says...
>> On Wed, 04 May 2005 23:03:52 +0200, in RE:
>> Best choice for free personnal firewall ? Damien
>> <> wrote:
>> >What other free solutions are serious enough? I've heard negative
>> >critics on ZoneAlarm and the FW included in Win XP SP2, but more
>> >positive on Sygate PF?
>> I tried Sygate PF and I liked it except for the massive traffic log
>> file it generated from the other two computers on my home workgroup
>> LAN. Even though I had a rule allowing all traffic from the IP
>> addresses of the two other computers, it logged all the traffic that
>> it saw from them and I couldn't see a way to turn that off. I found it
>> annoying, but you may not object to it.
>Hi Vic. Take a look at Sygate Log Viewer v1.2. You can likely
>set it up to fit your needs.

I just checked Sygate Log Viewer and it is very nice. It really helps
a lot. Thanks for the referral. I'll be leaving the author a donation
to support further development.

Vic Dura

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