Go Back   Computer Forums > General Computing > Hardware
Click Here to Login
Join Computer forums Today

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 02-15-2006, 07:30 PM   #1
Daemon Poster
GreatHype's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2005
Posts: 667
Send a message via AIM to GreatHype
Default WEP, to be or not to be

Since I reset my router my WEP key is gone. I could so easily reach over and put it back in but is it really worth it? Ive heard its already been cracked and its a big hassle for XBL and other gaming connections.

GreatHype is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-15-2006, 08:27 PM   #2
Daemon Poster
pctechmike's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 836
Send a message via AIM to pctechmike Send a message via MSN to pctechmike
Default Re: WEP, to be or not to be

Not worth it IMO. It has been cracked, but it would take someone that had nothing better to do a while to do it. It just adds an extra layer of security. That's all. Mac filtering would do just fine, unless you know some hackers in your area, and they want whats on your PC.
Please Add To My Rep If I Helped You
pctechmike is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:39 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0