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WEP on home wireless

Discussion in 'Virus & Other Malware Removal' started by Tacocaster, Mar 31, 2004.

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  1. Tacocaster

    Tacocaster Thread Starter

    Jul 10, 2003
    I have connected a Linksys wireless router and I am wondering how to set up the WEP. Do I install both the router software and network card software (also Linksys) on my laptop or what? I'm slightly confused with this. I "installed" the router to my desktop downstairs and was unsure what to do from there. I am not setting up a network quite yet because I am not familiar enough with them.

    Also I understand that WEP is fairly easy to break and I was wondering what other things can I do to protect my data sent over the wireless. I've got Norton System Works 04, so if anything in there will do it, let me know.

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