NetMaster Networking Solutions, Inc.
#307 – 46165 Yale Rd.
Chilliwack, BC V2P 2P2
Tel: 1-888-335-3638
Fax: 604-792-0911
Contact: Steve Hemenway
Vice Pres. Sales and Marketing


Gateway Guardian Firewall Software Available FREE

Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada – 3 July 2000- NetMaster
Networking Solutions, Inc. of Chilliwack, B.C., announced today they
are making their Gateway Guardian Personal Edition firewall software
available FREE for personal and non-profit use. It can be downloaded
off their web site,
(, and also
from over 100 download sites across the Internet.

“We have done this to meet the increasing demand for firewall
protection from families adopting high-speed cable, and DSL internet
connections across Canada and the U.S.,” said Steve Hemenway,
NetMaster’s Vice President of Sales and Marketing. “Gateway Guardian
will provide full firewall functionality and ease of use to those who
download it.” Hemenway says the Personal Edition is a secure firewall
and perfect for home networks, supporting ISDN, Cable, DSL or
Ethernet access.

NetMaster said they have submitted the free download to over 100 of
the world’s top download sites, including the popular,, and sites.

Gateway Guardian Personal Edition previously sold for $49 USD.

“We are introducing both the Professional and VPN Editions for the
first time July 12-14 at COMDEX/Canada 2000 in Toronto,” says
Hemenway, “and we believe this opportunity to have the Personal
Edition free assists all users, who will instantly recognize the
safety, ease of use, and functionality it provides. We are currently
building marketing channels for our line of firewall products and our
appearance at Comdex will help build industry awareness and provide a
venue to meet Value Added Resellers (VARs) and OEMs. The free release
of the Personal Edition will build ‘word of mouth’ about our product.”

Complete details of Gateway Guardian Personal, Professional and VPN
editions are available from NetMaster’s on-line press kit at

Contact: Steve Hemenway, Vice Pres. Sales and Marketing