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Windows 7: Is there a free firewall + antivirus for Win7?

19 Jun 2009   #31
Klaw117

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

What does the Vista Firewall Control do? I downloaded it, but I don't want to install until I know what it does.


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19 Jun 2009   #32
Robert Cartman

Windows 7 RTM x64
 
 

I use windows firewall + eset smart security. I haven't ever have any infection!
Or I did not know it? LOL

EDIT:
Oh sorry it is not free.
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19 Jun 2009   #33
Victek

Windows 7 x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by XentrixPL View Post
Is it work on x64?
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Looks like 32 bit only. Look here:

PC Tools - Free Download Anti Spyware, Antivirus, Firewall, Internet Security, Registry, Disk Repair software
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19 Jun 2009   #34
Victek

Windows 7 x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Klaw117 View Post
What does the Vista Firewall Control do? I downloaded it, but I don't want to install until I know what it does.
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It enables you to allow/block outgoing connections for applications. It's similar to Zonealarm application control. VFC is a good addition to the Windows firewall.
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19 Jun 2009   #35
Dark Nova Gamer

Windows 7 Ultimate, OS X 10.7, Ubuntu 11.04
 
 

Even if an anti-virus is only created in 32-bit, it still works fine on a 64-bit operating system.

Also I use Microsoft Security Essentials (Morro).

Its anti-malware + anti-virus
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19 Jun 2009   #36
Klaw117

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Victek View Post
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It enables you to allow/block outgoing connections for applications. It's similar to Zonealarm application control. VFC is a good addition to the Windows firewall.
I just tried it and I had no idea how to use it. Some help please?
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19 Jun 2009   #37
Snufffed

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by SAS88 View Post
I'm a long time Comodo user, but it appears that the firewall has problems running in Win7, does anyone know of a firewall+AV bundle for Win7? Or at least just a firewall.

Cheers
Why do you not just use Win7Firewall.
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20 Jun 2009   #38
Snake2135

Windows 7 Ultimate RC x64
 
 

avast Home edition seems to be popular, it's what I use on 7 x64, seems to run without fail, though I never really entertained the idea of using the Windows firewall... I had always thought that there was a reason a firewall was included with most security suites.. but I think I might give it a shot.
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20 Jun 2009   #39
Victek

Windows 7 x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Klaw117 View Post
I just tried it and I had no idea how to use it. Some help please?
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Look here:

User's manual : Vista Firewall Control : Sphinx Software
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20 Jun 2009   #40
bobgay

win 7 7600-16385
 
 

On june 23 MS will release their new AV/AS called MORRO. It free and frome what i see very good. Very defender like.
Bob
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