ZOW file extension - ZoneAlarm Mailsafe renamed file
What is zow file? How to open zow files?
File type specification:
zow file icon:
The ZOW file extension is associated with ZoneAlarm, a personal firewall software, originally created by Zone Labs and currently developed by CheckPoint Software Technologies LTD.
One of ZoneAlarm features is MailSafe, which detects e-mail attachments and warns the user about their presence. When a potentially dangerous attachment is detected, the program quarantines the file with simple renaming of its original file extension, so it breaks the common program association function in Windows and prevents such files from being executed (or launched via associated program).
A file with ZOW file extension had its original file extension renamed for security reasons.
The default software associated to zow file type:
Company or developer:
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
ZoneAlarm Pro is a set of tools used to protect computer against hacker attacks,destroy spyware, and secure privacy.
List of recommended software applications associated to the .zow file extension
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that can be done with the file: like open zow file, edit zow file, convert zow file, view zow file, play zow file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
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Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with zow file - ZoneAlarm Mailsafe renamed file
Click on the software link for more information about ZoneAlarm Pro. ZoneAlarm Pro uses zow file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).