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just connected to cable internet

by badgerwood / February 18, 2005 5:24 AM PST

All I have to say is WOW!. So that's what everyone is talking about. Welcome to the 21st century. I ejoyed the 'net before but this is great!!
Woody

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hope you have a firewall going and welcome to
by Mark5019 / February 18, 2005 8:09 AM PST

speed

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Is it enough?
by badgerwood / February 18, 2005 9:15 PM PST

Is the firewall supplied with WIN SP2 enough?
Woody

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Nope. . .
by Coryphaeus / February 18, 2005 9:48 PM PST
In reply to: Is it enough?

The XP firewall does not care what tries to "Phone Home".

Visit http://www.zonelabs.com/store/content/catalog/products/zonealarm/znalm_details.jsp and download and install the free version of Zone Alarm. It is better all around than the XP fire wall and will monitor outbound requests also.

Welcome to speed!

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Re: just connected to cable internet
by JJ / February 22, 2005 1:05 AM PST

Disable File and Printer sharing.

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