best free firewall for Windows 7

  doodle1 10:41 12 Jan 13
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Good morning,

I use free Avast for virus, SpywareBlaster free and free Malwarebytes. I don't use the default Windows 7 firewall as I have recent heard some intrusive/daata holding things but that might all be just rubbish. I have been using free PC Tools firewall version of several years ago but again I heard they were bought over and have ties to Microsoft.

What is the best free firewall or best free internet security suite? I have read mixed reports about Comodo.

Thank you

  Nontek 10:44 12 Jan 13

Win7 firewall is perfectly ok, so I would advise you to use it.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 10:57 12 Jan 13

Stay with windows firewall.

  doodle1 13:23 12 Jan 13

thank you

  doodle1 13:28 12 Jan 13

sorry, are the default settings ok for both in and out traffic?

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 13:42 12 Jan 13

Yes

  doodle1 13:48 12 Jan 13

thank you

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