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Zone Alarm ???

Discussion in 'Tech Talk' started by DeadMansLife, Jul 5, 2005.


  1. DeadMansLife

    DeadMansLife
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    I'm running ZA on my XP Home pc. No network, not a server, nothing special.

    My question is should ZA allow any programs to run as a server?
     
  2. Washington D.C.

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    Yes maybe your browser and anti virus priogram.Maybe a few others.Are they programs that you use?If you start the program and Zone Alarm ask,then you likely should allow it.
     

  3. najaboy

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    Very few programs should be granted server rights, and even then generally only in the Trusted Zone. Granting server rights to a program in the Internet Zone is asking for trouble.