Outpost Firewall is a freeware application which can be installed in a matter of minutes by any user who wants to be protected while browsing the internet. Various threats are present on all sorts of websites and people might be at risk when browsing the internet. The firewall constantly scans the network traffic and tries to find suspicious activity which is automatically blocked.
Outpost Firewall informs users about the events that take place on the network and people can take action if needed. The tool is able to scan both incoming and outgoing traffic, as sensitive data might leave the PC. False positives might appear when dealing with large amounts of traffic and the tool can have a set or rules defined. More specifically, users have the possibility to create a white list and then add different trusted applications on it.
Outpost Firewall monitors the behavior of applications that are not white listed and it can easily restrict their Internet access if needed. The protection system of this firewall cannot be simply closed by hackers and such an attempt will instantly provide a notification on the screen. The app is friendly with both novices and professionals so that it can be easily configured by anyone.