PC-Cillin--I use that, now, instead of Norton. It comes with that as
well as a spyware detector a la ad aware, and runs at about $40 or
so. But, it works perfectly well with JFW 7.
James, List Admin
AdAware is *not* a firewall. For a free firewall, go with Sygate or Kurio.
If you are going to use Norton Anti-Virus, don't buy just the AV program. Instead, go to a shopping search site such as shopping.yahoo.com and do a search for Norton Internet Security 2005. I'm sure now that NIS 2006 is coming out soon, you can find an OEM version of NIS 2005 for $25 or so. As a matter of fact, I recently saw it for free after you redeemed a couple mail-in rebates.
This gives you a firewall, intrusion detection, anti-virus, anti-spam, ad/pop-up blocking, all in one package.
TrendMicro has a similar suite although I haven't priced it.
----- Original Message ----- From: "Mathew Menard" <tiger32984@xxxxxxxxx> To: <jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> Sent: Wednesday, November 02, 2005 11:20 PM Subject: RE: firewall and antivirus programs
For the virus protection, I use symantech antivirus, and it works very well. I think you'd like that one a lot. Also, Ad-aware is a very good program, and extrememly accessable with Jaws. You can get the scripts for it on jfwlite.com. I hope this helps. If you have any more questions, let me know.
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From: jfw-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:jfw-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Rosemarie Chavarria Sent: Wednesday, November 02, 2005 10:14 PM To: jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject: firewall and antivirus programs
Hi, guys. Can someone recommend a good firewall and antivirus program for me? I'm sure there are pretty good ones out that are free. Thanks in advance.
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