View Full Version : Entry "Loopback" in ZoneAlarm's site list?

06-03-2006, 06:50 PM
Running XP Home/SP2.

In the last week or so, an entry has started to appear in ZoneAlarm's [Privacy/Tab:Site List]. There's nothing in ZA's Entry Detail panel as to what Loopback is or what put it there.

Can anyone throw any light on this?

Much appreciated :)

Speedy Gonzales
06-03-2006, 06:53 PM
If its the same as whats under or maybe under the firewall / zones tab (loopback adapter), this is localhost.

06-03-2006, 07:16 PM
Thanks Speedy Gonzales.

Can't see any references to Loopback anywhere in ZA. And why would this appear recently and not before? Been running for years without ever seeing it :rolleyes:

Speedy Gonzales
06-03-2006, 07:23 PM
Hmm a program may have changed / added it not sure.

Like I use Adsubtract, which uses localhost as a proxy server.

This may have added it in ZA on these.

07-03-2006, 10:57 AM
Google loopback for more info.