firewall and antivirus software

Asked by nathanv

just installed Ubuntu 7.10 . Amazing! How do i find what firewall and anti virus software came with the install. if not, what are the ubuntu suggested ones? how to install them?

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Vojtěch Trefný (vojtech.trefny) said :

You don't need antivirus!

Firewall is inluded in system and is called iptables. For setup this firewall exist good program called Firestarter -

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nathanv (nathanv) said :

Installed firestarter. thanks.

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Hema (hema-solivar) said :

My System working very slow when i open multiple applications it is working very slow.If anyone connecting to my system then immediately it is going to stuck not even the shutdown also working.and i have pidgin in my system if i do any long conversation it automatically sign outs.. any one can help me regarding this case?

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spiepie (spiepie) said :

tried apt get and got message could not find package firestarter can you help