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XyZspineZyX
09-02-2003, 03:55 PM
Hello guys!

I would like to know whether you can suggest a good firewall (if free it will be much better!) that I can use when playing via HL.
I have WIN98SE and after I log into HL I always have some strange named (like "N" or cyrillic letters or whatever) files in the C: folder! Strangely these files are of 0 bytes size! I guess something gets into my computer through HL but I can't understand what it is and what migh be doing.
Anyone else noticed this?
Any protection from this?

Thanks

P.S. This should be by HL as my home PC is used ONLY for online/offline FB!!!

XyZspineZyX
09-02-2003, 03:55 PM
Hello guys!

I would like to know whether you can suggest a good firewall (if free it will be much better!) that I can use when playing via HL.
I have WIN98SE and after I log into HL I always have some strange named (like "N" or cyrillic letters or whatever) files in the C: folder! Strangely these files are of 0 bytes size! I guess something gets into my computer through HL but I can't understand what it is and what migh be doing.
Anyone else noticed this?
Any protection from this?

Thanks

P.S. This should be by HL as my home PC is used ONLY for online/offline FB!!!

XyZspineZyX
09-02-2003, 04:01 PM
I use zonealarm and its excellant and also free.

http://www.zonelabs.com/store/content/company/zap_za_grid.jsp

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