Great Circle Associates Firewalls
(December 1997)

Indexed By Date: [Previous] [Next] Indexed By Thread: [Previous] [Next]

Subject: FW-1 Problems?
From: "John Carter" <ncs1374 @ interpath . com>
Date: Mon, 22 Dec 1997 15:40:28 -0500
To: "'Firewalls'" <firewalls @ GreatCircle . COM>
Disposition-notification-to: "John Carter" <ncs1374 @ interpath . com>
Importance: Normal

I am in the process of deciding between RAPTOR and FW-1 for my NT based
I have already decided that the denial of all services not specifically
allowed is the way I want to go.
I am also dedicated to the NT platform.  I am not flaming FW-1.
I have been watching this list and some news services and noticed a very
large number of FW-1 problems.
I have seen almost no questions/problems associated with RAPTOR.
I understand that they are both approximately equal in distribution.
This makes me think that FW-1 has a lot more problems in implementation and
performance than RAPTOR.
I am very curious/perplexed/anxious about making the right decision.
I would like feed back about the two products.

Please let me know your experience or knowledge of the two and why you would
pick one over the other.
I searched and read what they had to say about the two
It appears the information on that site was actually written by the
marketing forces of the two companies rather than an independent reviewer.

MIS Director
Albemarle Mental Health Center
Elizabeth City, North Carolina
(ncs1374 @
 interpath .
"All statements are my own and do not reflect those of AMHC"

Indexed By Date Previous: Re: Firewall for ISP
From: "Daniel \"Cheez\" Brown" <cheez @ linux . globalreach . net>
Next: Testing tools
From: Justin peltier <jpeltier @ ITSUSNOW . COM>
Indexed By Thread Previous: RFC Round Robin Like Redundent FWalls
From: dreamwvr <dreamwvr @ nucleus . com>
Next: Testing tools
From: Justin peltier <jpeltier @ ITSUSNOW . COM>

Search Internet Search