Re: How to prevent malware from running on your PC
Date: 19 Sep 2005 12:05:24 +0200
optikl <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > What I can't understand is why you think Windows SP2 firewall is enough
> > for anyone.
> Likely, because he believes that following pretty well established Safe
> Computing Practices (a/k/a SafeHex) mitigates the need for using a
> software firewall with application or communication control.
Yes. In fact, I think this is a much better idea then believing that
security can be bought in boxes.
"Es kann nicht sein, dass die Frustrierten in Rom bestimmen, was in
deutschen Schlafzimmern passiert".
Harald Schmidt zum "Weltjugendtag"
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