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Should I use XP Firewall or Norton Personal Firewall???

by DUKESofHAZZARD / September 16, 2006 5:06 PM PDT

My Norton Personal Firewall 2004 just expired and I was wondering if I should renew my subscription for it or should I uninstall it and use my XP Windows Firewall instead...what to do, what to do???

I have turned on my XP Personal Firewall in the meantime until I get advice about what I should do.

Expert input about this question is greatly appreciated.

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The XP firewall only
by roddy32 / September 16, 2006 10:00 PM PDT

blocks incoming. Norton blocks BOTH incoming and outgoing which should help you in whichever you decide.

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You can use XP firewall, but you must find a solid one ASAP
by rkdk / September 17, 2006 1:10 AM PDT

You can browse for some firewalls especially here in Download.com, if you want you can use free firewalls.

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by mirra_250 / September 17, 2006 10:45 AM PDT

I suggest you upgrade to Norton Personal Firewall 2006. Renenewing 2004 does no good, your just paying extra money for no knew things, whereas if you buy the 2006 version, your upgrading to better protection. May I ask what AV you are using?


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(NT) (NT) I use Norton AV
by DUKESofHAZZARD / September 18, 2006 5:51 AM PDT
In reply to: Upgrade
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Changed my mind
by mirra_250 / September 18, 2006 10:16 AM PDT
In reply to: (NT) I use Norton AV
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by shankru85 / September 18, 2006 10:55 AM PDT
In reply to: (NT) I use Norton AV
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