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    Firestarter Alternatives

    Firestarter is described as 'Open Source visual firewall program. The software aims to combine ease of use with powerful features, therefore serving both Linux desktop users and system administrators' and is a Firewall in the Security & Privacy category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Firestarter for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, KDE and Kubuntu. The best alternative is OpenSnitch, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Firestarter are TinyWall (Free), Gufw (Free, Open Source), ufw (Free, Open Source) and ZoneAlarm Firewall (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Aug 13, 2021
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    Firestarter is an Open Source visual firewall program. The software aims to combine ease of use with powerful features,...
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    1. OpenSnitch is a GNU/Linux port of the Little Snitch application firewall.
    2. TinyWall is a free software to harden and control the advanced firewall built into Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8.


    3. Gufw is an easy, intuitive way to manage your Linux firewall. It supports common tasks such as allowing or blocking pre-configured, common p2p, or individual ports port(s), and many others! Gufw is powered by Uncomplicated Firewall (ufw).
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Ufw stands for Uncomplicated Firewall, and is program for managing a netfilter firewall. It provides a command line interface and aims to be uncomplicated and easy to use.
    4. ZoneAlarm Free Firewall blocks hackers from infiltrating your home PC by hiding your computer from unsolicited network traffic.


    5. Murus is a frontend for the OS X PF network firewall. From basic filtering to advanced proactive options, Murus allows to easily configure a complex network setup dragging and dropping icons and moving sliders and selecting checkboxes.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Netfilter software comprises iptables, ipset, conntrack-tools, libnetfilter and more. It is the core of Linux firewalls and NAT. It consists of a set of hooks inside the Linux kernel and a number of utilities to manage callback functions.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      CORE FORCE is a free comprehensive endpoint security solution for Windows 2000 and Windows XP systems.

      Discontinued

      Last modification date: 10/25/05. See https://www.coresecurity.com/grid/index-open-source-tools

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    6. Filseclab Personal Firewall Professional Edition is one of the most important software of Filseclab, it is very easy to use and also very powerful. It can provide more secure protection for your PC, and it is FREE.

      Discontinued

      The last update was released on July 29th, 2005.

    7. Wallix Pro Firewall prevents intruders from accessing your computer and that’s the main objective for a computer firewall. It automatically detects and blocks attacks through a comprehensive examination of all inbound and outbound information to your computer.

      Discontinued

      Website now longer exists to provide download. Program is still available on other sites.

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