Re: Best Firewall
From: Walter Roberson (roberson_at_ibd.nrc-cnrc.gc.ca)
Date: Thu, 1 Sep 2005 14:33:11 +0000 (UTC)
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
hplayer03 <email@example.com> wrote:
:Just wondering what was the best Free or Purchased Firewall?? ie.
:ZoneAlarm, Norton, Sygate...
The archives of the discussion here of 2 weeks ago can be found at
In particular, quoting from my answer of the time:
We'll need to know your set of metrics (measurement functions that assign
specific numeric values), and the weighting function used to
project from the measurement list into a final score. The decision
of which is the "best" is dependant on what you mean by "best".
-- "No one has the right to destroy another person's belief by demanding empirical evidence." -- Ann Landers