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Firewalls: Hardware vs Software


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chowdown

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Is there a good resource that discusses the pros and cons of different firewall types?

Is it advisable to have more than one firewall? I have a 2wire DSL modem with its own firewall. Would adding a software FW (like McAfee Personal Firewall Plus) give me any extra benefit?

Thanks for tuning in, appreciate any advice.
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we ussaly do not advise using 2 firewalls, as it can cause many issues :tazz: but it realy depends from case to case
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