Do you need to run Windows Firewall if you have a router?

Answer On One Hand: Windows Firewall Filters Some Outbound TrafficA network firewall is a kind of filter for network communication. Some firewalls filter incoming data (from a network, such as the Interne... Read More »

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Do I need a software firewall with a router?

On One Hand: Not EssentialRouters are also called hardware firewalls because they make it nearly impossible to find you by the nature of the way they work, according to Firewall Guide. Hardware fir... Read More »

Why do routers have a firewall when windows has a firewall?

you can leave them both on it is safer one external and one internal.but you can not run two firewalls in the same computer it will slow you down so much it will make your computer useless.☮

Do I need to use Windows Firewall?

On One Hand: Not If You Are Behind a RouterAccording to computer expert Leo Notenboom, you do not need Windows Firewall on as long as you have your computer connected to a router. Routers prevent h... Read More »

Do I need a separate firewall for Windows XP?

On One Hand: Microsoft Says Windows XP's Firewall Is SufficientAccording to Microsoft's official website, Windows XP has a "built-in firewall, so an additional firewall is not necessary." Windows F... Read More »