Tag Archive: firewall

Endian Firewall CommunityAfter two years of development, The Endian development team has announced the release of Endian Firewall Community 3.0, built based on CentOS and intended to create firewalls.

The distribution includes a comprehensive set of tools to protect the network from external threats (UTM – Unified Threat Management), such as a packet filter with stateful , funds for anti-virus scanning HTTP/FTP/POP3/SMTP traffic system content filtering tools to protect phishing and spam, SSL / TLS VPN, intrusion detection system . Control system via the web- interface or command line. Size of the boot iso-image – 217 MB. Continue reading

Bitdefender Total Security 2013Bitdefender Total Security 2013 is of course just one of many such products available on the market that all claim to protect your computer when you are on the Internet.

It does always pay you to spend time reading reviews in order to find out how good they are before you spend any money, so how does this particular product stand up in the world of computer security?

First, it is best to look at the features that come with this particular release because as you would expect there have been some improvements on the 2012 version in order to encourage you to update to the latest model. Basically, this 2013 version will act as an antivirus, a firewall, protect you against spam, and will also block people from accessing your personal information that is stored on your computer, but it has to be said that this is what you would tend to expect from this kind of software, so why is Bitdefender different?

One of the main differences is its autopilot feature because what this does is it decides if there is a security risk and it also blocks popups rather than getting your opinion on every single thing that could attack your computer. This is excellent as it means it can sit in the background working away and you will hardly even notice it is there as it will not bleep or go mad whenever you are online. Continue reading

Comodo Internet SecurityThe company announced a new version of Comodo Internet Security Premium product 2013 6.0, the popular set of tools to protect home computers from Internet threats.

The structure of the proposed package included a powerful modern anti-virus and free firewall. This versatile binder can reliably protect your computer from the latest and most neglected other malicious programs.

Restart your computer after installing the product, and Comodo Internet Security will immediately start to work. From now on you will be notified of any suspicious activity of installed programs, such as attempts to access the “online.” Computer owner can own mark known safe applications, which will be listed in the ‘white’ list.

The new package includes a modified version of the antivirus engine, which allows to detect threats and block them before the user’s system will be irreparably damaged. Many expensive operations are now carried out in the ‘cloud’, which ensures high application performance and more accurate detection of new threats. Cloud computing also apply to built-in behavioral analysis.

Users are provided with comprehensive control of applications running on a home PC. Enhanced “sandbox’ Virtual Kiosk lets you run many popular programs and open web sites in a safe isolated environment where they can not affect the system performance. A proposed locking mechanisms help reduce the risk of infection of your computer by giving other users access only to safe applications. Special mention deserves the function ‘Game Mode’. In the ‘gaming’ mode operation of games and other applications that are deployed on the screen, is not interrupted messaging antivirus. A virtual keyboard ensures effective protection against application-keyloggers that can intercept passwords and other sensitive information entered by the user. Continue reading

%d bloggers like this: