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Windows 7: Firewall hardware vs software

10 Feb 2014   #1
VeasnaYim

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Firewall hardware vs firewall software

Hello All,
I ever just heard that, firewall is a software or hardware to protect out coming and incoming traffic but i am not sure at all, please let explain me:
-which one is more secure? and when we use firewall software or firewall hardware.
-In a domain network, i saw always have hardware firewall protect all whole server and clients, my question, will the server need to install internet security or antivirus software?
any miss please forgive.
Best regards,


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10 Feb 2014   #2
maxie

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Hi there ... Several layers of prevention is the way to go .. Use Windows Firewall as well as your Routers hardware .. Its always a good idea to have a Antivirus program of your choice .. There is nothing that works a 100% if there was everyone would use it .. Malwarebytes is a very good program ... But its all down to personal choice ..
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