[CentOS] Firewall for virtual machines

mark m.roth at 5-cent.us
Sun Dec 13 17:18:30 UTC 2009


Kai Schaetzl wrote:
> Mhr wrote on Fri, 11 Dec 2009 13:50:27 -0800:
> 
>> would it be a bad idea (or a complete waste)
>> to use a firewall, like ZoneAlarm, on my Windows guest OS?
> 
> Yes, using ZA is a bad idea. XP has its own firewall which is enabled by 
> default if you are patched up-to-date. Keep that on.

Huh? I've *NEVER* heard great things about WinDoze firewall, and the std. from 
the fairly heavy duty folks I know who support WinDoze is that the std for 
non-commercial is ZoneAlarm.

	mark


More information about the CentOS mailing list