Keeping the Outside World Out of Your Computer

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How can a firewall protect my computer?

Keeping the Outside World Out of Your Computer

One of the best things about a firewall from a computer security standpoint is that it stops anyone on the outside from logging onto a computer in your private network. While this is a big deal for businesses, most home networks will probably not be threatened in this manner. Still, putting personal firewall software in place provides some peace of mind.

   

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