Category: Networking

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Actiontec Firmware Update

An Actiontec firmware update is necessary if you’re having problems with your router. If you’re running Verizon FIOS, chances are your main router is an Actiontec brand. But no matter who your ISP is, it’s …
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How To Setup A WiFi Extender

There’s nothing more frustrating than unreliable WiFi. If your home has WiFi dead spots, you can setup a WiFi Extender to blanket your home in coverage. Adding WiFi extenders is easier and more affordable than …

Basic Firewall Security Filters

We have all heard about malicious software being transferred throughout the Internet. Generally, these attacks happen when a user unknowingly downloads and then transfers it without intent.  These attacks happen when the user has given …
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Guaranteed RDP

I am asked to help my loved ones fix their computer problems.  And, considering that they do not necessarily know what they are doing when using a computer, sometimes problems arise.  Since I live in …

Linksys Routers Under Attack!

Using a Linksys router at home or at a small business?  There could be inherent security holes within the base firmware that comes shipped on the device.  The base firmware that comes installed with the …
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Network Cabling Comparison

All network cables are not created equal. Before running the lines for your home network or office environment, you will want to take into consideration what types of cabling you will need to use for …