Plz, STEAL mode or uningable,

Discussion in 'other firewalls' started by jerrico74, Jun 13, 2007.

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  1. jerrico74

    jerrico74 Registered Member

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    hello all, hope you are well, just a "curious question"

    Using winxp, with AVAST & free ZA firewall.

    NOT SURE, IF firewall question or General computer


    #1,
    IS there a way PLZ to put or make sure computer is in STEALTH mode ?

    or make computer UNPINGABLE

    #2, How should the z/a be set up to make computer unpingable or at least have it ask me to ask to allow or not allow ping,
    z/a is now set where
    UNDER ACCESS
    TRUSTED Internet
    are mixed with question marks or green cked

    under SERVER
    EVERYTHING IS question marks
    #3 is there any harm in runing in STEALTH mode?
    or un pingable?

    thank you for the help & info,:doubt: "jerrico"
     
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    LoneWolf Registered Member

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  3. Hipgnosis

    Hipgnosis Registered Member

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    use a router
     
  4. BILL G

    BILL G Registered Member

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    ZAF Settings

    ZA>Firewall>Main>Internet Zone> Slider Control Set to High

    Also Trusted Zone Set to High

    ZA>Program Control>Programs

    Server-Trusted+Internet are all Set to Block XX

    Access Set Trusted+Server to Ask ??

    The only exception I have Avast -Web Scanner Set to VVXX
     
  5. luciddream

    luciddream Registered Member

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    I echo these sentiments. Get a router and make sure the NAT in enabled and "Block Anonymous Internet Requests" is also enabled.

    ... problem solved, regardless of what software firewall you're using "if any at all".
     
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