I have had a long standing problem with very slow GPS locks on my SGS2 but the solution could affect anyone with a rooted device using DroidWall. It's blindingly obvious really, I had DroidWall restrict 3G access to known apps, if I didn't know what it was then it didn't get access until it...
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AFWall+ [ IPTables Firewall ], App for the Android General...
Curious what everyone else uses to stop apps like Facebook/Twitter/Pandora/etc from stealing your personal info(contacts, phone number, browsing history, etc)?
I've been using PDroid and DroidWall, but wondering if there's anything new or better.
Hi there :)
I got droidwall running on the SGY.
Please first read the whole post. I add changes at the end of it.
Here's what I did:
1. follow this great tut from irfanbagus. Thanks a lot irfanbagus!
2. After running "make bcm21553_totoro_05_defconfig", set this in .config...
I really hope to get an answer on this as it is kind of really important for me here...
It seems that Droidwall stops working once I connect through a VPN and thus opening the door wide for any applications to connect to the internet; hello ads ..and what not...!! :mad:
I saw that...
Starting 1.5.3 , DroidWall introduced a experimental feature called "CustomScripts" where scripts can be defined by user will be executed by DroidWall .
More details on http://code.google.com/p/droidwall/wiki/CustomScripts
This thread is to collect all custom scripts by users...
I found this useful app called Droidwall, its a firewall for android. Very useful for controlling which app can access your wifi or 3g/4g, and the added benefit is: if they can't access the internet, they cannot serve you adds. ;) :D Also help data usage by preventing unwanted data access...
I just wanted my Archos Gen8 to have the latest stock firmware, root access, iptables support (for Droidwall) and a 1GB ext4 data partition. I will show you how to create this setup yourself. This howto describes all steps for a Linux PC with a working adb connection to the Archos Gen8. I am...
When I boot my phone, there is a brief period in which blocked apps can go online before DroidWall wakes up and starts blocking them. The network log shows that some apps indeed manage to go online even though I blocked them in DroidWall.
My Windows firewall (Comodo) makes sure that no data...
Dear kernel developer,
do you have a firewall on your destop computer?
I think, the answer is "yes, of course!"
Why don't you wan't a firewall for your phone?
Your answere: "It is linux, we don't need it!"
In contrast to the "safe a.p.p.l.e market" we are free to get our application...