Quote: Originally Posted by antharr
Keep your machine clean and there is no use for a 3rd party firewall if you are behind a NAT firewall which most routers provide out of the box. If you are paranoid or not an experienced user then a 3rd party firewall may benefit you.
With that being said I still use Windows 7 Firewall Control which works wonderfully for blocking whatever I deem fit.
I basically agree with you. However, when the grandchildren visit, I like the ease with which Comodo blocks outgoing. ZA saved me from a nasty one time because of this ability.