AtGuard was a firewall. AtGuard was promoted as an ad-banner filter. AtGuard can catch & filter; banner links, cookies, java and referrers. Also when an animated gif is going to be loaded it permits only the first frame to be loaded . This means a significant gain in your connection speed since useless data is not passing through your modem. AtGuard is light & fast . The install file is 1.4MB. Looks fast , acts fast even on a 486. It’s latest version (3.22.11 – THC) , was a “preliminary” version for Win2K given away for free from developer before being aquired by a corporatation.

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