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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
  • the most advanced Mac OS X free graphic frontend for ipfw now features a new, clean interface. WaterRoof lets you create, modif'* 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 Gufw or TinyWall. Other great apps like WaterRoof are netfilter, CacheGuard-OS, Murus Firewall and Firestarter.
WaterRoof alternatives are mainly Firewalls but may also be Anti-Malware Apps. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of WaterRoof.
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IPFW Firewall Frontend

  • uses Mac OS X built-in IPFW firewall. No kernel modules, no extensions, no pain. WaterRoof is...
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  1. Little Snitch icon

    Little Snitch

    34 alternatives to Little Snitch 

    A firewall protects your computer against unwanted guests from the Internet. But who protects your private data from being sent out? Little Snitch does!

     Little Snitch has no features, suggest some!
    Network monitor (official screenshot).
  2. Gufw icon


    29 alternatives to Gufw 

    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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    Main Gufw window where you set which applications to allow or block.

  3. TinyWall icon


    28 alternatives to TinyWall 

    TinyWall is a free software to harden and control the advanced firewall built into Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8. TinyWall includes a combination of features that sets it apart from both commercial and freeware firewalls: TinyWall does not annoy you with popups at all...

     TinyWall has no features, suggest some!
  4. netfilter icon


    7 alternatives to netfilter 

    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.

     netfilter has no features, suggest some!
  5. CacheGuard-OS icon


    • Windows
    • VirtualBox
    • VMware vSphere Hypervisor
    • Microsoft Hyper-V Server
    • Proxmox Virtual Environment
    134 alternatives to CacheGuard-OS 

    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. Once installed on a virtual or hardware machine, CacheGuard OS turns it into a powerful Web...

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  6. Murus Firewall icon

    Murus Firewall

    15 alternatives to Murus Firewall 

    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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  7. Firestarter icon


    17 alternatives to Firestarter 

    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.

     Firestarter has no features, suggest some!

    Active development stopped in 2005.

    The Firestarter status pageThe Firestarter status interface shows the state of the firewall and the network at a glance.The active connections list shows all the connections tracked by the firewall, including traffic routed through the firewall. It can also tell you which program the connection belongs to.
  8. Filseclab Personal Firewall icon

    Filseclab Personal Firewall

    24 alternatives to Filseclab Personal Firewall 

    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.

     Filseclab Personal Firewall has no features, suggest some!

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

  9. FortKnox Firewall icon

    FortKnox Firewall

    22 alternatives to FortKnox Firewall 

    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.

     FortKnox Firewall has no features, suggest some!
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  10. Wallix Pro Firewall icon

    Wallix Pro Firewall

    24 alternatives to Wallix Pro Firewall 

    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.

     Wallix Pro Firewall has no features, suggest some!

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

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