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Your favorite firewall for rooted stock

7th March 2014, 11:08 PM |#1  
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Hi, as the subject says, can you share your personal favorite firewall for stock room that is rooted? Thanks

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7th March 2014, 11:11 PM |#2  
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firewall? on an android device? why?
7th March 2014, 11:15 PM |#3  
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For controlling app's access to the net? Why do you think is unnecessary?

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7th March 2014, 11:23 PM |#4  
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For controlling app's access to the net? Why do you think is unnecessary?

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ohhh.. there are default options. go to the phones main settings, data usage, and you can restrict apps to your mobile network there(pick an app, then chose restrict background data. then only when you need it to access data it will, or if youre connected to wifi).
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7th March 2014, 11:28 PM |#5  
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Cool, didn't know that, thanks

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7th March 2014, 11:39 PM |#6  
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Cool, didn't know that, thanks

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Also, look into app ops starter. You can further control how apps access your data
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8th March 2014, 01:03 AM |#7  
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Cool, thanks!

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11th March 2014, 08:27 PM |#8  
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I use AFwall+. Good for a free app.

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