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Jul
7
comment How do I properly test whether my Port Forwarding works?
What you're describing is also known as a U-Turn NAT.
May
27
comment LinkSys wireless router failing DHCP
Is there a newer firmware for your Linksys?
May
16
comment What are the possible reasons why a MacBook can't join a working wireless network
I do suggest that you reboot your MacBook though.
Mar
25
comment Problem with Belkin wifi router. SIgnal strength at 30 % and noise 11 % at 3 meters
Loose antenna wire, internally?
Jan
4
comment Wake-on-LAN over internet is all but impossible
I think DD-WRT has the capability to send a wake-on-lan magic packet to a remembered client, probably wired only.
Dec
26
comment How can one restrict network activity to only the VPN on a Mac and prevent unsecured internet activity?
Ever heard of a Firewall?
Dec
25
comment A traditional firewall vs port forwarding household stuff
On the other hand, I recently put in a Juniper SRX router to replace my NetGear and I forgot all the nice things that a consumer grade router does for you that you take for granted. 15 NAT rules later XBOX live and Playstation were working again. Consumer grade routers aren't all that bad!
Dec
18
comment Blocking Bittorrent using Netgear DG834GV doesn't seem to be working
Take a look at a 7-layer inspection/enforcement device, Packeteer, Palo Alto, but it's going to cost you.