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My home PC is a stand alone machine, do i need windows 2003 ?
And if you use a router with your dsl or cable, you also don't need a software firewall. The router is a good hardware firewall.Originally posted by Considering
I wouldn't worry about a firewall software unless you are using an always-on connection (cable, dsl, etc).
sucicide, hackers are known to penetrate norton personal firewallOriginally posted by grady
Buy Norton firewall if you want to upgrade the software on your PC. It will tell you whenever someone is making a hack attempt on your computer, lots of MS security humor could come from that, especially as the attempts start to decrease over the first few weeks you have the firewall installed.
Of course you do, silly.Do I need Windows 2003 ?
Just to keep you in suspence?Why Longhorn has to be so late till end of 2004 ?