GesWall 2.9 is here...

Discussion in 'other anti-malware software' started by aigle, Jul 31, 2009.

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  1. aigle

    aigle Registered Member

  2. aigle

    aigle Registered Member

    Last edited: Jul 31, 2009
  3. mvdu

    mvdu Registered Member

    Do you have a link to the free version?
  4. aigle

    aigle Registered Member

    Run the pro, after trial it will turn into free one. Or wait for official release shortly.
  5. mvdu

    mvdu Registered Member

    Any 64-bit support?
  6. firzen771

    firzen771 Registered Member

    is ther a changelog, or is windows 7 compatibility the only change.
  7. raven211

    raven211 Registered Member

    I really wanna hear the changes. :D Ease-of-use? Lots of new rules? Etc. :)
  8. ellison64

    ellison64 Registered Member

    application wizard seems to run in vista now without disabling uac :)

  9. TheKid7

    TheKid7 Registered Member

    Download Link for both Free & Pro Versions:

    Most important updates:

    » GeSWall works on Windows 7 now
    » Application Wizard runs with UAC enabled on Windows Vista and Window 7
    » Proper support of
    » Internet Explorer 8
    » Live Messenger
    » Live Mail
    » Fixes
    » File streams over trusted files, thanks to Henk
    » Trusted files renaming fix , thanks to ubuntu
    » File redirection fix
    » ReadOnly permission fix
    » Fix of per-application rules priority over confidential resources
    » Fix of “Disable GeSWall Policy”
    » Network rules with * wild card
    The next major update is GeSWall 3.0 that would include support for 64-bit Windows Vista and Windows 7.
  10. trjam

    trjam Registered Member

    very good looks like it is only going to get better.
  11. overangry

    overangry Registered Member

  12. raven211

    raven211 Registered Member

  13. overangry

    overangry Registered Member

  14. arjunned

    arjunned Registered Member

    Thanks for the info. Can't wait for v3.

  15. Windchild

    Windchild Registered Member

    Good to see folks updating their wares for Windows 7 support so swiftly. A thumbs up for that. :thumb:

    Being an old and crumpy type, though, I must wonder why they don't post any checksums for the installers on the website. This may be 2009, but corrupted downloads can still happen, and checksums would be nice to have, especially for the kind of people who would download software like this (generally folks who know how to check that the checksum is correct). ;) One of you guys who uses this thing might consider suggesting that to the developer(s).
  16. blacknight

    blacknight Registered Member

    I can't install it. :( I'm using GesWall 2.8 from many months, without problems, and I have always the same system configuration, But I'm not able to install the 2.9 version. It says that may be I have not all the privileges, and I have only an account, Admin. I tried upgrandiong the 2.8, uninstalling the 2.8, uninstalling also Comodo Internet Security, even if it never did me problem with GesWall, but nothing to do.. May be it's a version bug ?
  17. firzen771

    firzen771 Registered Member

    wow ver 3 sounds like its gunna be great with the 64 bit compatibility.
  18. Kees1958

    Kees1958 Registered Member

    Great news, also x64 coming. Wife wanst a new laptiop, she is hooked on XP, so I will try it on Win7 64 bits later
  19. aigle

    aigle Registered Member

    this version will need a lot of testing and bug fixes on W 7 i guess.
  20. raven211

    raven211 Registered Member

    Hehe - think you better wait till v3 where there's actually support for it. :D
  21. raven211

    raven211 Registered Member

    Maybe - depends a lot on how thoroughly they've tested it themselves I guess. :rolleyes: :)
  22. MaB69

    MaB69 Registered Member


    Great news from Gentle Security


  23. aigle

    aigle Registered Member

    I suspect not too much testing. I am finding some odds. Also there was not even a beta release.
  24. raven211

    raven211 Registered Member

    I see... :blink: :cool:
  25. 2good

    2good Guest

    and here is Geswall when I turned Returnil on

    Crash dump directory: C:\WINDOWS\Minidump

    Crash dumps are enabled on your computer.

    On Fri 7/31/2009 10:33:09 PM your computer crashed
    This was likely caused by the following module: geswall.sys
    Bugcheck code: 0xC2 (0x7, 0xCD4, 0x43005C, 0xE185B370)
    file path: C:\WINDOWS\system32\drivers\geswall.sys
    product: GeSWall
    company: GentleSecurity S.a.r.l.
    description: GeSWall driver
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