GesWall Alternatives

    GesWall is described as 'GeSWall is intrusion prevention system that is non-intrusive and easy to use. With GeSWall, you can safely surf the web, use e-mail, chat, exchange files etc, regardless of the security threats posed by the Internet'. There are seven alternatives to GesWall for Windows and Linux. The best alternative is Firejail, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like GesWall are Winpooch Watchdog (Free, Open Source), Enhanced Mitigation Experience Toolkit (Free), ReHIPS (Freemium) and Clean Slate (Paid).

    This page was last updated Oct 29, 2019

    1. Firejail is a SUID security sandbox program that reduces the risk of security breaches by restricting the running environment of untrusted applications using Linux namespaces and seccomp-bpf.
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    2. Winpooch is a watchdog for Windows (2000, XP, 2003, but only 32-bits). It detects modifications in your system, so as to detect a trojan or a spyware installation. It also includes a real-time anti-virus.

      Discontinued

      As of 2008-06-13, this project is no longer under active development. Winpooch can be still downloaded from SourceForge.

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    3. The Enhanced Mitigation Experience Toolkit (EMET) is a utility that helps prevent vulnerabilities in software from being successfully exploited. EMET achieves this goal by using security mitigation technologies.
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    4. Based on well documented certified safe and secure Windows built-in security subsystems. Compatible with all current Windows versions from Windows Vista SP1 to Windows 10 and doesn't require frequent updates. Supports 32-bit and 64-bit Windows versions.
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    5. Restores your computer to its original configuration discarding unwanted computer changes. Just log off or reboot. Clean Slate is easy yet powerful.
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    6. Windows portable app maker: launcher(s), runtime, and gui designed to help you run non-portable applications in a portable manner.

      Discontinued

      The source code of this program is located in sourceforge site (https://sourceforge.net/projects/jauntepe/), where this program is marked as "inactive".
      Last update: 2012-07-05

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Mbox introduces a novel sandbox usage model; when executing a program in the sandbox, Mbox prevents programs from modifying the host filesystem while giving them the impression that they are in fact making those modifications.

      Discontinued

      Last update on 26 May 2014 https://github.com/tsgates/mbox/commits/master

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