Re: Does Hardy Need Anti Virus if ...
you dont need to worry about virii infecting your ubuntu OS although many people recommend that you have a virus scanner so that you dont inadvertently forward virii on to other windows users. As for a firewall you already have IPtables installed. It is recommened that you use a firewall. As for configuring the firewall you should look into firestarter:
sudo apt-get install firestarter
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