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    Free TinyWall Alternatives

    The best free alternative to TinyWall is simplewall, which is also Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to TinyWall and many of them is free so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting free alternatives to TinyWall are GlassWire, BiniSoft Windows Firewall Control, Gufw and Firewall App Blocker.

    TinyWall is mainly a Firewall but alternatives to it may also be Network Monitors or Anti-Malware Apps. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of TinyWall.
    This page was last updated Feb 10, 2022
    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    TinyWall is a free software to harden and control the advanced firewall built into Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8.
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    1. Simple tool to configure Windows Filtering Platform (WFP) which can configure network activity on your computer.
    2. GlassWire is a network security monitoring tool and analyzer that visualizes your network activity on an easy to use graph, alerts you of possible threats, manages your firewall, and more.
      GlassWire vs TinyWall opinions
      Some users think GlassWire is a great alternative to TinyWall, some don't.
      It notes application version changes. App level monitoring
      Positive comment almost 2 years ago


    3. Windows Firewall Control is a powerful tool that extends the functionality of the Windows Firewall and provides new extra features that make Windows Firewall better.
      Almost everyone thinks BiniSoft Windows Firewall Control is a great alternative to TinyWall.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      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).
    4. In Windows, you can use Windows Firewall to block or unblock certain applications, but it doesn’t offer an easy-to-use interface for its advanced features. Firewall App Blocker makes the process very easy!

    5. Windows Firewall Notifier (WFN) extends the default Windows embedded firewall behavior, allowing to visualize and handle incoming or outgoing connections.
      Windows Firewall Notifier vs TinyWall opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      TheDcoder It is not an firewall but a very good extension of the pre-installed windows file wall :)
      Positive comment about 5 years ago

    6. This personal firewall and intrusion detection application provides comprehensive online security. It constantly monitors your PC for intrusion and reports any findings, so you can take the appropriate action.


      The product is no longer offered on the company website. Last version,, released in December 2013, can be still downloaded from MajorGeeks

    7. Free Firewall is a full-featured professional firewall that protects against the threats of the Internet. Control every program on your computer by permit or deny access to the Internet.
    8. SpyShelter is an effective and easy-to-use security application that helps you to protect your system against known and unknown custom compiled malware.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      ZoneAlarm Free Firewall blocks hackers from infiltrating your home PC by hiding your computer from unsolicited network traffic.
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