Agnitum Outpost Firewall Free

Agnitum Outpost Firewall Free

Average User Rating:
3.2
out of 91 votes
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Quick Specs

Version:
2009
File Size:
16.63MB
Date Added:
May 02, 2009
Price:
Free
Operating Systems:
Windows XP/2003/Vista
Total Downloads:
497,869
Downloads Last Week:
150
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Additional Requirements:
500 MHz or faster 30 Mb HardDisk 256 Mb RAM

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  • All Versions:

    3.2

    out of 91 votes

    • 5 star: 26
    • 4 star: 22
    • 3 star: 11
    • 2 star: 11
    • 1 star: 21
  • Current Version:

    3.2

    out of 87 votes

    • 5 star: 25
    • 4 star: 20
    • 3 star: 10
    • 2 star: 11
    • 1 star: 21
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  • 1 stars

    "Complete trash"

    January 29, 2012   |   By Laurent22300

    Version: Agnitum Outpost Firewall Free 2009

    Pros

    Didn't crash my computer when I tried to uninstall it

    Cons

    Detected tenth of "attacks", which were in fact uTorrent connecting to the internet and receiving normal connections. Also felt like bloatware - does too many things and nothing well.

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  • 4 stars

    "Well done firewall"

    January 23, 2012   |   By yduuz

    Version: Agnitum Outpost Firewall Free 2009

    Pros

    Full featured firewall for free.

    Cons

    A bit heavy on system resources.

    Summary

    I've used this firewall for quite a while, with some pauses, and was always impressed by its quality. And now when it is free I have even more reasons to keep it on my PC.

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  • 1 stars

    "Half a star, for the marketing effort"

    December 06, 2011   |   By grouchybert

    Version: Agnitum Outpost Firewall Free 2009

    Pros

    The company has a fantastic management team, who tasks employees to 5-star-spam the cnet review section despite the obvious inferiority and incredibly useless nature of their product

    Cons

    In addition to feeling duped with a 'free' product, the uninstall extracted a few valuable hours from my life

    Summary

    Don't take my word for it, go through the process for experience sake and learn something new in your life

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  • 1 stars

    "A really DANGEROUS download!"

    October 09, 2011   |   By racartaga

    Version: Agnitum Outpost Firewall Free 2009

    Pros

    None that will be of use

    Cons

    Slowed computer to a halt. Would not uninstall even from the recovery apps. Save yourself a lot of trouble and AVOID this software.

    Summary

    Dangerous

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  • 1 stars

    "is limited to 2009 year"

    September 26, 2011   |   By marcelakis

    Version: Agnitum Outpost Firewall Free 2009

    Pros

    is limited to 2009 year

    Cons

    is limited to 2009 year

    Summary

    Not worth it to use it boasts that it is free and is limited to 2009 year, possibly full of spies and antivirus is blocking stake of at startup. With him goes a computer boots, and I dropped it. It is my personal opinion.

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  • 3 stars

    "There are better free firewalls"

    August 19, 2011   |   By nrocpop

    Version: Agnitum Outpost Firewall Free 2009

    Pros

    Its a free firewall

    Cons

    It is troublesome

    Summary

    Try PRIVATE FIREWALL its way better

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  • 4 stars

    "It's worth it."

    June 02, 2011   |   By leaktester_777

    Version: Agnitum Outpost Firewall Free 2009

    Pros

    Better than ZoneAlarm piece of crap, and is quite powerful.

    Cons

    Not enough features in my experience. It is still good, though.

    Summary

    This is a pretty good firewall. If you're still using Ashampoo or ZA, then it's time to boost your network security! Get this.

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  • 1 stars

    "Really Irritating when it's NOT really FREE !!!!"

    April 24, 2011   |   By manxe

    Version: Agnitum Outpost Firewall Free 2009

    Pros

    Just installed it, so I don't really know how well it works. It has been unobtrusive so far.

    Cons

    Really irritates me when a product is not free if it advertises itself as free. With some vendors, you have to read the fine print to make sure you get the free version. This is one of those vendors.

    Summary

    So I see a link to download this product, and it looks pretty good. Glowing reviews and FREE written all over. I go to download.cnet.com and read the reviews, becoming more impressed. Then I go back to the original link. Mistake !! This link is the vendor's site and it takes me to a page to download where the fine print says it is free FOR 30 DAYS !!

    Pain getting it to run. Three boots later it is finally running without problems. I click on the icon in the System Tray and start reading about updates and configuration. There ... after I have finally got it to run ... is the statement that I only have 30 days to try the product.

    Why is it these publishers( think that we, the public they depend on for good will, are EVER going to pay after being so painfully sucked in by the ruse ??!!

    Now I have to uninstall it and re-install using the FREE [truly free !!] version from CNET. Help me to protest the suck job that this vendor and other like them perpetrate on the public. GIVE ME A THUMBS UP ON THIS REVIEW.

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  • 5 stars

    "Beats Zone Alarm Online Armor COMODO Ashampoo +Others"

    April 08, 2011   |   By Gold Dust

    Version: Agnitum Outpost Firewall Free 2009

    Pros

    Passed Gibson leak test and other tests as well.

    Cons

    The update has an antivirus, and it's great but you can only have one antivirus program on your computer.

    Summary

    Passed the Gibson leak test and others as well.......beats Zone Alarm, Online Armor, COMODO, Ashampoo, and others as well, Outpost is great it passed all the tests that I thru at. I did liked COMODO but it kept shuting down and freezing my computer.

    Updated on Apr 12, 2011

    I read a couple of review's that said that Outpost passed the Gibson leak test...........I went and tested it myself at the website and it failed big time, so my lesson here is do not believe the reviews unless you have gone and tested it yourself. So I uninstalled Outpost and reinstalled COMODO Firewall, then I went and tested COMODO to see if it could pass the Gibson leak test and COMODO passed all the tests......and I was surprised that AVG came up in the tests as well, very good antivirus to have. And Zone Alarm and Online Armor still no good!!!

    Updated on Jul 8, 2011

    I retested Outpost and I really hate to say it but I was wrong Outpost really is excellent and pasted every test I put it through, so I have uninstalled COMODO Firewall and installed Agnitum Outpost Firewall.

    Updated on Jul 9, 2011

    Once again Outpost failed every test, Outpost could not even pass one test. COMODO Firewall reinstalled back onto my computer, then retested and PASSED EVERY TEST at the Gibson leak test website site.
    COMODO Firewall Is The Best Beats Them All, Unless There Is Another Leak Test Site And A Better Firewall That I Do Not Know About.

    Updated on Oct 23, 2011

    COMODO Firewall started slowing down everything and even started freezing my Window files, had to uninstall it, then I install Outpost.

    Updated on Dec 12, 2011

    The COMODO Firewall finally got there act together and it is working great now, so I uninstalled Outpost Firewall and reinstalled COMODO Firewall. Thanks sexysadie1!

    Updated on Apr 3, 2012

    Comodo Firewall Slows Down The Internet & Your Computer Online & Offline, So I Installed Agnitum Outpost Firewall and Consumer Reports Gave It An Excellent Rating.

    It's An Oldie, But A Goody!!!

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  • 4 stars

    "After 2 other apps that let me down this app is GREAT!"

    March 09, 2011   |   By FishmanK

    Version: Agnitum Outpost Firewall Free 2009

    Pros

    can autoconfigure or be totally manually configured

    Cons

    none so far

    Summary

    Passed Gibson Reasearch's LeakTest(.exe) unlike the other free firewalls I tried
    Didnt hang at all on install or startup - unlike the other free firewalls I tried
    has several levels of access you can allow applications
    It even asked if its own updater could access their update page!@
    I LIKE IT!!

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