firewall and antivirus software

Asked by nathanv on 2008-01-14

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?
thanks.

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You don't need antivirus!

Firewall is inluded in system and is called iptables. For setup this firewall exist good program called Firestarter - https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Firestarter

nathanv (nathanv) said : #2

Installed firestarter. thanks.

Hema (hema-solivar) said : #3

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?

spiepie (spiepie) said : #4

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