Re: freesco good at protection ?

From: Dazz (
Date: 12/02/03

Date: Wed, 03 Dec 2003 00:23:39 +1000

On Mon, 1 Dec 2003 22:16:19 +0100, "Skybuck Flying"
<> wrote:

>Since the atlantic cable broke and my zone alarm pro firewall went down...
>and also increased cable modem activity I dont feel safe anymore behind my
>windows xp + zone alarm pro firewall. Especially since real hackers by pass
>such firewalls with shim's etc.
>So I am looking for a stronger protection against bad people ;)
>Is freesco a good choice to put between my windows xp pc and my cable modem
>Is it any good at protection... or is there something else which is stronger
>I still want to connect to the net ofcourse... ;)
>Even disconnecting might not be safe from viruses lol.
>Anyway I have an extra pentium 166 mhz with 32 mb ram which should be quite
>enough for freesco...

I used to use Freesco a few years back, and I never had any problems
with it.

Just make sure you're using the latest version - Version 0.3.2.

Simple to use and even simpler to setup.