#094, June 12, 2006

…ation to those who want to do it themselves: http://www.cruzio.com/support/security/ But many folks prefer to have our experts do the job (and honestly, we are good at it). If you’d like us to work on your computer, call 459-6301 to make an appointment or see our Web page for more information: http://www.cruzio.com/services/tech_services/ 5. E-cycle Day a Big Success We’d like to thank our customers who participated in this past weekend’s E-Cycle…

Keeping your website secure

…Plugin Directory: Search for “security” Joomla Extensions Directory – Site Security Drupal: Enhancing security using contributed modules Sign up for Google Webmaster Tools, create a profile for your website, and enable notifications. Google will notify you if they detect problems with your site. Website Security Consultants Maybe you have limited time for reading, researching, and implementing security measures for your website. If you want to enl…

Netgear WGT624v3 Router Setup

…Next. You will be asked if you want to protect your wireless network with security features. Click Yes. The following screens will help you configure your wireless security settings. First, choose WPA-PSK and click Next (If your computer does not have Windows XP SP2 or above, or OSX 10.3 or above installed please refer to the WEP section at the end of this document). Enter an 8-63 character passphrase in the passphrase box. Click Next. You will n…

Connecting a Windows PC to a Wireless Network

…do I do if I cannot connect, or get frequently disconnected? If there are security measures in place on the router, such as MAC address filtering, access could be denied. Make sure you are aware of any security measures before proceeding. The network’s name, or SSID (Service Set Identifier), may have changed. If the network is your own, connect to your router with your web browser (with a wired connection) and check the SSID settings. The network…

How to update Thunderbird for Windows to use the new Cruzio email settings

…efore the @ symbol, change it to your full email address. Step 15 – Under “Security Settings”, “Connection security”, make sure the drop-down menu is set to “None”. Step 16 – Under “Security Settings”, “Authentication method”, make sure “Authentication method” is set to “Password, transmitted insecurely”. You do not need to change any other settings on this page. Step 17 – Click “OK” to save changes. Step 18 – Test sending and receiving. The email…

How to update Thunderbird for Mac to use the new Cruzio email settings

…efore the @ symbol, change it to your full email address. Step 15 – Under “Security Settings”, “Connection Security”, make sure the drop-down menu is set to “None”. Step 16 – Under “Security Settings”, “Authentication Method”, make sure “Authentication Method” is set to “Password, transmitted insecurely”. You do not need to change any other settings on this page. Step 17 – Click “OK” to save changes. Step 18 – Test sending and receiving. The email…

Firewall Configuration

…as been turned off: Click the Start button and choose Control Panel. Click Security. From the Windows Firewall section, choose “Turn Windows Firewall on or off.” On the right, click “Change settings.” Click “On (recommended).” Windows XP If you are running Windows XP Service Pack 2, the firewall is on by default. If it has been turned off: Click the Start button and choose Control Panel. Switch to Classic View and double-click Network Connections….