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Old 02-28-2010, 10:36 AM   #59
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Default Re: Time to liberate our computers in a massive way

Originally Posted by Erin View Post
Hi Pablo, Good luck with the project! I'll probably check out Vega as soon as I get another computer to run it on.

Is there any application-level firewall software compatible with Vega?

I run a free version of Check Point's Zone Alarm on my current Windows XP systems because I can configure it to either automatically allow, automatically deny, or ask me whether I want the application I launch (such as Google Earth) to go out and contact whatever server it wants.


Firewalling is included on the kernel ( the core system ), like packet filtering with rules to modify graphically....
On linux packet filtering is working by default in secure mode, besides, i put an standard level of packet filtering, to avoid too much intervention for the user...
But in Linux, firewalling is a "default capability"

anyway has a Vidalia modul, to bypass NSA checks of ips...

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