Posts under Firewall tag.

How to test your Firewall software

The Windows 10 operating system offers a powerful built-in Windows Firewall that prevents hackers or malicious software from gaining access to your computer through a network or the Internet. Although the built-in firewall is good for most users, some users prefer […]

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Windows Firewall has blocked some features of this app

At times, you may have noticed that when you go on to run a program, the Windows Firewall suddenly throws up a message stating that Windows Firewall has blocked some features of this app and gives you two options – […]

CUJO Internet Security Firewall for Smart Devices

Online security is one of the most important concerns of internet users. We have been using various anti-virus software to ensure our online security, but this post is all about a device CUJO Firewall, which helps you protecting your devices […]

Free Firewall is a complete firewall solution for Windows PC

Free Firewall by Evorim is a free firewall software for Windows that comes with professional features and great functionality. The firewall is completely safe and fully functional, you can prevent any software from accessing the internet using this tool. Different […]

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How to disable Windows Firewall in Windows 10/8/7

In this post, we will see how you can turn on or turn off the Windows Firewall in Windows 10/8/7. Before you do this, it is important to know that you should not turn off or disable Windows Firewall unless […]

Glasswire Firewall and Network Monitoring Tool review

When writing about Wireshark network analyzer, I mentioned that it was among the best free network monitoring tool available for administrators to check the details of every device connected to the network. However, the interface of Wireshark is too complex […]

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Free Sophos UTM Essential Network Firewall for Windows 10/8

There are plenty of free firewalls available for home networks. With Windows 10/8.1/7, you do not need a separate firewall, as the built-in Windows firewall is good. For extra protection, you can turn on the firewall in your router/modem. But if […]

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Create Desktop Shortcut to Disable, Enable Windows Firewall

Windows Firewall helps you to protect your PC from hackers and malicious software. It is a powerful tool that allows you to fine-tune the protection and notifications for different network profiles such as Home, Work, and Public. When you are […]

Free Port Scanner for Windows let you perform Firewall Port Scan

Often, home computers are easy target for hackers, especially the ones with DSL or cable connections to the Internet because the trespasser finds it easy to break into unsecured or lose network, rather than heavily fortified, secured corporate network. So, if […]

Discuss – Top Free Firewalls For Windows 10

Firewalls, no doubt, are one of the most important components of your computer (network). You know you need a firewall so that your computer (network) is not visible on the Internet to the bad guys. These are bad guys who […]

Restore or reset Windows Firewall settings to defaults

There may be times you may find that your Windows Firewall in Windows 10/8/7 may not be working the way it should. Maybe you were infected with malware and the malware changed the firewall settings – or maybe you yourself […]

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Windows Firewall service does not start in Windows 10/8/7

Windows Firewall acts as the first layer of defense against malware, so it is always advisable to keep it turned ‘ON’ – unless you are using a third-party firewall software. If for some unknown reason if you find your Windows […]

Comodo Firewall Review – A Little Too Much Extra?

The default Windows Firewall is good. You do not have to configure and mess up with it even initially. Just turn it on and it will take care of your software, computer ports and surroundings (home, office and public places) […]

How to set up a Router Firewall

Among the many firewalls available in the security market are the router firewalls. Unlike the software firewall, the router firewall attempts and blocks incoming query requests at server level thereby keeping your entire network safe. As the router is the […]

How to Block or Open a Port in Windows Firewall

According to your needs, you can configure Windows Firewall settings (block or open port in Windows 10/8/7l) and restore defaults if you are unsatisfied with the default Windows Firewall settings. However, for this, you need to get to the advanced […]