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Question by stephanie
Submitted on 12/12/2003
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how much protection do I need in a firewall.
I have a pentium 2 compac
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Answer by Thomas
Submitted on 7/25/2006
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Pentium 2?

Chances are you're running Windows 98 then?

Microsoft have officially stopped supporting that, so any security holes found will no longer be patched.

You don't need a firewall half as much as you need a supported OS (XP, Mac, LINUX, take your pick).

 

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