Tuesday, December 12, 2006

Securing Your Wireless Network

According to the New York Times, almost 16 million homes have a wireless network. There are several advantages to wireless: you can use your computer anywhere in the house, there are no cables to get tangled and the equipment costs have come down. But it's critically important to secure your network to prevent others from "piggybacking" on it or hacking your computers. These two online articles include step-by-step instructions for locking down your network.

Step-by-step, secure your home wireless network from the Kim Komando Show

Securing Wireless Networks from the United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team


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