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Old 2003-07-10, 04:09   #6
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Originally Posted by dswanson
As long as we're discussing ZA, one other problem I've noted is that it steals a percent or two of the CPU cycles, even when there is no IP traffic. It's annoying, but it's a cost I'm willing to bear to keep unfriendlies out.
I dislike software firewalls for many reasons, but I suppose you can't beat the price...

Here is a fun article I wrote about my Pix experience... Note that I am not a security expert, I just play one on television...

http://arstechnica.infopop.net/OpenTopic/page?a=tpc&s=50009562&f=469092836&m=4700962645

I do like cool gadgets, though... Especially if they are "old school"...

I actually sold that one, why I do not know, but I missed it so much I bought another recently to replace it... I figure anything I'm willing to buy twice must be a good value!
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