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Old 05-13-2003, 05:50 PM   #1
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Antivirus/Firewall advice

I have Mandrake Linux 9.1 installed as a second OS on my computer. Can anyone suggest any good anti-virus and firewall programs? I have a broadband connection an my Norton firewall reports frequent attacks when i'm running XP. Any advice would be great thanks.
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there are some anti-virus programs, but you dont need one for linux.
atleast i feel that way.

for firewall the best would be firestarter or fwbuilder.
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An anti-virus software that you might be looking for is AntiVir.. which u can get from
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Thanks guys for the info.
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F-Prot also has a free version for non-commercial
use for Linux ...

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