WaterRoof Alternatives

    WaterRoof is described as 'IPFW Firewall Frontend * uses Mac OS X built-in IPFW firewall. No kernel modules, no extensions, no pain. WaterRoof is free and open-source' and is a Firewall in the Security & Privacy category. There are more than 10 alternatives to WaterRoof for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, VirtualBox and VMware vSphere Hypervisor. The best alternative is Little Snitch. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try TinyWall or Gufw. Other great apps like WaterRoof are CacheGuard-OS (Paid), Murus Firewall (Freemium), netfilter (Free, Open Source) and Firestarter (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Dec 8, 2017

    1. A firewall protects your computer against unwanted guests from the Internet. But who protects your private data from being sent out? Little Snitch does!
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    2. 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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    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).
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      • Windows
      • VirtualBox
      • VMware vSphere Hypervisor
      • Microsoft Hyper-V Server
      • Proxmox Virtual Environment
      All CacheGuard products and services are focused on delivering secured and optimized Web contents to our clients. To achieve that goal we made CacheGuard OS which is our core product.
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    4. 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.
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      • 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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    5. Firestarter is an 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.

      Discontinued

      Active development stopped in 2005.

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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.

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    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.

    8. FortKnox Firewall is personal firewall solution that allows you to protect a PC against hacker attacks, trojans, spyware and internet threats. It has built-in Intrusion Prevention System and SPI technologies for extended user protection.
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