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Date: 01/09/05 01:05 PM

19 Responses to Shields Up!

  1. Profile photo of buddy
    buddy Male 30-39
    10116 posts
    January 9, 2005 at 1:05 pm
    Link: Shields Up! - This will test how well your computer is protected against hackers.


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    KitKat112 Female 13-17
    33 posts
    January 9, 2005 at 1:34 pm
    I didnt proceed because i thought it would do something to the computer... if anyone did it, wut did it do?
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    big_satsuma Female 18-29
    51 posts
    January 9, 2005 at 1:35 pm
    i`m with you kitkat, i don`t trust it!
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    [DLM]Jimbo Male 18-29
    170 posts
    January 9, 2005 at 1:43 pm
    It`s not that I don`t trust it because it`ll do something to my PC, it`s because it`s trying to tell you your PC is insecure based on some very tenuous information and most likely wants you to buy their product based on scare tactics. YOUR PC IS CONNECTED TO EVERY OTHER PC IN THE WHOLE WOLRD!!! Oh noes!!! Argh!!! Panic!!!


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    Facedogg Male 18-29
    21 posts
    January 9, 2005 at 1:50 pm
    It seems pretty solid. So far it`s told me that my firewall kicks ass because all probes for my computer have come back with results that seem to show that it doesn`t exist
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    Wildcat07070 Female 13-17
    2035 posts
    January 9, 2005 at 2:12 pm
    im scared to click it. I dont want it to mess up my computer.
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    tiggergal Female 18-29
    409 posts
    January 9, 2005 at 2:23 pm
    ya i think we`re all scared to click the link
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    minpolik Male 13-17
    83 posts
    January 9, 2005 at 2:27 pm
    it said my pc passed...
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    hazy_clear Female 18-29
    92 posts
    January 9, 2005 at 2:28 pm
    Heh my computer is cool, I got " this computer appears to be VERY SECURE since it is NOT exposing ANY of its internal NetBIOS networking protocol over the Internet." Plus it passed all the other tests without giving any info
  10. Profile photo of niccole
    niccole Female 18-29
    519 posts
    January 9, 2005 at 2:49 pm
    it says that my computer doesnt exist. stealth all the way around..
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    Minivanlover Female 18-29
    107 posts
    January 9, 2005 at 3:34 pm
    Crap. It said my computer may be leaking information right now. Scary.
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    Tom876 Male 13-17
    405 posts
    January 9, 2005 at 5:10 pm
    it didnt work for me lol, it said it didnt exist as well
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    skywisejf Male 18-29
    440 posts
    January 9, 2005 at 5:14 pm
    HAHAHAHAHAHA afraid to use this? wow

    That thing is barely accurate.One guy`s box had no firewall, nothing and it said he was secure.Fyi dont be scared, they arent trying to sell you anything.

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    ruby_red_90 Female 13-17
    28 posts
    January 9, 2005 at 8:29 pm
    my computer faired pretty well security wise, but ive had viruses before so what does that mean? :-?
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    Nneri Female 13-17
    992 posts
    January 10, 2005 at 1:58 am
    wtf? I`m am NOT pressing that button...
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    Clamwacker Male 18-29
    49 posts
    January 10, 2005 at 4:50 am
    If you`re running XP with SP2, there`s no way this thing can infiltrate your computer.
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    hoogli Male 13-17
    58 posts
    January 10, 2005 at 8:08 pm
    my computer had was in 100% stealth mode. yay!

    if you don`t have a firewall, GET ONE!

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    sweetpeas Female 18-29
    52 posts
    January 11, 2005 at 2:06 am
    I like the off hand compliments if your computer is stealthy "very unusual for a PC" or "This is actually pretty cool"
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    muggyloc Female 40-49
    755 posts
    February 28, 2005 at 8:58 pm
    Mine computer is wearing a condom it says ha ha!

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