Tips for Securing Your Home Router
Seemingly minor and easily overlooked settings can still have profound security implications. Here are some steps you can take to make sure your wired or wireless home router — and by extension, your network — is as secure as possible.
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Microsoft Windows Home Server
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MikroTik's The Dude
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Windows Proxy Software Below is the latest version
release information for some of our favorite proxy software applications.
Many have free downloadable trial versions that will allow you to test
drive before you buy.
(Released December 2005) Read the What's
new in version 6.1 FAQ: WinGate 6.1 includes several new features,
notably an IMAP4 server, enhanced CGI support (it is now possible to run
a self-contained webmail system with WinGate), email list server,
several enhancements to extended networking, a revised plugin API, as
well as a number of bug fixes.
WinProxy SecureSuite 6.1a(Released December 28, 2005)
WinProxy SecureSuiteVersion: 6.1a is the full WinProxy bundle, including
the manual, help files, LAN guide and antivirus files. Read the
release notes for Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP to see what's new and
known for this release version.