Gibson is full of crap. He seems to think he invented syn cookies.
Originally posted by maes
it's easy, what would you rather do, go to the admin panel, services and stop it manualy or press the stop button in the application. I'm lazzy so I use the app :D
plus Steve Gibson made some other programs like that, like the Universal plug and play for XP and stuff like that. Check out the site, you may be running a server that windows starts by deafault or something like that.
also, the site gives an excelent explination ;)