Internet Shutdown

  Freddog™ 21:32 21 May 06
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Hi, I am using EZ Firewall (The same company as Zone alarm I think) and it has a "Stop all Internet activity" option. I was wondering if I did that when I am not using the net, if it will totally protect me, is it basicly the same as disabling it? I'm just a little paranoid as I got hacked. I formatted my PC, 5 days later I got hacked. It was my fault, I hadn't finished securing it. :@

  VoG II 21:46 21 May 06

Call me paranoid if you like but when I recently got a new PC I physically disconnected it from my modem before installing my A/V etc.

  mammak 22:28 21 May 06

I must be wired to the moon dont get this at all?

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 22:53 21 May 06

Stop all Internet activity causes the Firewall to close ALL connections / ports to the Internet, this is also in ZA.

To be used if you find yourself under attack.

It does not disable the firewall.

  woodchip 22:55 21 May 06

If you press the red button. Nothing goes in or out, until you restart it

  Freddog™ 19:13 27 May 06

Short, sweet, to the point. Thanks!

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