I run two programs on my computer. (I have a DSL connection.)
1. Zone Alarm from ZoneLab, which is free for personal use. You can
2. BlackIce Defender Which cost $39.95. You can find out details here
or, you can try McAfee's personal firewall.
From: Joseph Harouni [mailto:yosi_h(--nospam--at)msn.com]
Sent: Friday, May 19, 2000 11:14 AM
Subject: RE: How to check your Internet security
How does one gets the firewall (shields) up?
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Robert Shaffer [mailto:rkdn(--nospam--at)cruzio.com]
> Sent: Thursday, May 18, 2000 11:09 AM
> To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> Subject: Re: How to check your Internet security
> The hacks are definately probing. And the site you refered is
> good one. My
> firewall has detected two probes in the past two days and I am
> only on line
> for a maximum of two hours a day. I usually go weeks between attempted
> probes. My Shields are UP !
> Robert Shaffer, PE
> Santa Cruz, CA
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Shafat Qazi <seaint-ad(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
> To: <seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org>
> Sent: Thursday, May 18, 2000 9:10 AM
> Subject: How to check your Internet security
> > Dear List members:
> > Make sure all your shields are up. Internet hackers are on the loose
> > To see how safe your PC is, use Shields Up at this web site:
> > http://www.grc.com
> > Shafat Qazi, P.E.
> > SEAINT Admin