Re: Why do I need a software firewall?

From: Volker Birk (bumens_at_dingens.org)
Date: 09/30/05


Date: 30 Sep 2005 22:40:49 +0200

Todd H. <comphelp@toddh.net> wrote:
> Volker Birk <bumens@dingens.org> writes:
> > Todd H. <comphelp@toddh.net> wrote:
> > > > So I'm waiting for your arguments. Because you're assuming, that I'm may
be
> > > > a troll, I'm assuming, you have very good arguments why I should be wron
g.
> > > You're assuming that such a discussion trips my cost/benefit
> > > threshold and might actually be productive.
> > If you don't offer arguments, then I'm assuming, that maybe you don't
> > have any.
> I'm convinced...you really ARE a troll. LOL.

Who is offending people without any arguments, is losing the discussion.

> If anyone needs convincing on how software based and hardware based
> firewalls complement each other to provide better protection than
> either one tool alone, I'm not sure I can help them.

I'm sure, you cannot help, too.

Yours,
VB.

-- 
MAC-Filtering bringt so viel Schutz vor "Hackern" wie Zeitungspapier vor
einer Atombome. (MAC filtering is protecting against "hackers" like newsprint
is protecting against a nuclear bomb)
                  - Christian Forler in de.comp.security.misc