ID Firewall is a specialized firewall applicationwho`s aim is to ensure safe and controlled network accessas well as acting as a checkpoint against attacks from outside and inside yourcomputer.
Monitorsattempts of all applications trying to run on your computer, andfilters them accordingly to defined user access rules. You can choosewhich programs have authorization to run and decide which ones to block.
Preventsexecution of unauthorized programs. Every attempt to start aprogram is intercepted and checked by ID Firewallagainst a user-defined set of rules, and permission to run is requestedfor any program not on that list.
Also, a warning sign to run a programshows up in case of an unidentified publisher. Deniesaccess to a series of files, including registry key access, forunauthorized users.
Also, real time monitoring of file access ensures abetter protection by keeping an accurate evidence of users. Monitorsthe process list, showing you exact data regarding programs andapplications that use the processor.
You can use this feature to denyaccess or to stop suspicious programs from running on your computer,keeping it safe from any damages or from information loss.
Preventsloading of DLLs by running processes. Every attempt to load a DLLor any other type of library file is intercepted and checked forpermission, ensuring deeper protection against viruses, Trojans andother spyware and adware.
Managesthe bandwidth a certain application can use to transfer data to aspecific Internet location, giving you the possibility to allow acertain maximum value for it.
Displaysdetailed network activity logging, and keeps record of all networkevents. In case of a threat, the user can use anemergency button to stop all network transfer, blocking access toa possible hacker.
Filtersthe network traffic based on a customizable content filteringoption. Files containing unsolicited corrupt information can be detectedby checking for certain keywords in their content, and viruses orTrojans can be blocked once detected.
Protectsagainst exploits, Trojans and backdoors, by the use of alow level network traffic filter, available in the AdvancedNetwork Guard section.