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Wifi router + ADSL modem: Where to run the firewall?

I've just bought an Asus RT-N66U wifi router which connects via the WAN port to a TP-LINK TD-8817 ADSL router and on to the internet. The Asus is set up to do DHCP etc and can be considered the ...
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Stopping PING requests on my home router

I can imagine that somehow not responding to PINGs from WAN would be an ok idea regarding home network security. But can there be any down-sides to this? I imagine games implement their own PINGs, so ...
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Router can see computer but computer can't connect to internet

Since I had to replace my old Fritzbox modem with a new 7340 I can't connect to the internet anymore. When I open the Home Network page, I see a list of devices. The pc that I want to useto is listed, ...
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How do I use one computer as the firewall of another computer?

I recently obtained a NetGear Router together with a ADSL line, I have two PC's PC1 and PC2, I want PC1 to have complete control over PC2, eg. serve as a Firewall for PC2. I should also be able to ...