Although these versions of Security Suite will no longer be supported, they will still provide you with some protection.I have been using Zone Alarm free for a long time now.Today I got a popup window to tell me that I an using an old version which is no longer supported, and need to upgrade.I'm currently using version 11.0.000.020, so I downloaded the latest version which turns out to be 11.0.000.504, which to my mind is a very minor upgrade.It’s basically like leaving your home with the doors unlocked.” Here’s how it works: Zone Alarm’s robust two-way firewall operates quietly in the background, monitoring incoming and outgoing traffic to and from a PC and the Internet.It blocks hackers from getting into a PC and stops them from launching attacks, stealing information, and sending data back to their home servers to conduct malevolent activities that threaten web security.Zone Alarm Free Firewall blocks hackers from infiltrating your home PC by hiding your computer from unsolicited network traffic.
Antivirus/Spyware Scan Engine Detects and removes viruses, spyware, Trojan horses, worms, bots, and rootkits.
We will keep this inconvenience for users as short-lived as possible."Some users in a very specific scenario are experiencing performance issues with shutdown.
Anyone who experiences this problem can use an earlier version of Zone Alarm until it is resolved."These issues don't affect PC security: users' PCs remain secured.
Zone Alarm users have been warned off upgrading to the latest version of the software.
Zone Alarm version 8 was pushed out to customers of the company's Internet Security suite as an automatic update over a week ago, since when there's been hundreds of complaints about the software on the Zone Alarm users' forum.