Cruzio Newsletter #212

…ck on the link. Scammers want your personal information: passwords, social security numbers, stuff like that, to sell on the web. They might also use your password to install programs on your computer that run unnoticed for years to come. Symantec reports that the most common words used in scam email subject lines are: 1. Urgent 2. Request 3. Important 4. Payment 5. Attention Notice anything special about these words? They’re pushing for fast acti…

Do You Want to Screw Over Your ISP?

…words. Shocking. 10. “Encrypt everything and block trackers” We’re all for security and we’re massive on privacy, so we don’t disagree. But we’re one of the only ISPs that do not track and sell your data. Maybe it’s a Santa Cruz thing, but we’ve never seen our customers’ data as a potential profit center. We will never give away or sell your private data. Ever. 11. “Use a different DNS” No need. As we said, we’re not tracking you. And our DNS will…

Cruzio and One Wheel/Future Motion – High Tech in Surf City

…an, suburban, and rural areas. Operating in the mmWave bands, Siklu’s wireless solutions are used by leading service providers and system integrators to provide 5G Gigabit Wireless Access services. In addition, Siklu solutions are ideal for Smart City projects requiring extra capacity such as video security, WiFi backhaul, and municipal network connectivity all over one network. Thousands of SIKLU carrier-grade systems are delivering interference-…

What the Internet is Doing with Your Data

…be used for dentity theft. It includes names, addresses, passwords, social security numbers, and more. You can check whether your information is out there by seeing if you have been “pwned.” Do You Want to be Tracked? Before we go further, let’s get down to a big question. Gizmodo has published tools to help you block some of the tracking. But remember: most of the data is gathered by an app you’re using for a reason, and blocking data may hurt th…

Setting up Email on a Cruzio VPS-Hosted Domain

…ame is listed in the “Edit Users” screen under the “IMAP / POP3 / FTP login” column. If you haven’t changed the way usernames are created, it should take this form: login.domain The first time you connect using this newly created account, you may be asked to accept a security certificate from the server. To connect to a mailbox using Webmail Virtualmin has a user-level control panel called “Usermin”. You can reach the Usermin control panel directl…

DSL/Velocity Setup for Windows

…esses. Make sure that Enable PPTP Filtering is not checked and that Enable Security is checked. Click Configure. Permit All should be checked for TCP Ports, UDP Ports, and IP Protocols. Remove anything listed in these boxes. Click OK. Click OK to close the Advanced IP Addressing window. Select the DNS tab. For “Host name” enter cruzio. For “Domain” enter cruzio.com. Under DNS Server Search Order, click Add, and enter 74.220.64.45; click Add again….

Learn about the new-look Cruzio.com

…atform the site was built on was outdated and for the sake of performance, security and reliability it was time to shift to a newer, more sustainable technology base. Secondly, it had been over 5 years since our last redesign and we felt it was well overdue. We wanted to go with a fresh, modern look, remove some of the lesser-used features and totally streamline the site for performance and accessibility. The new site is faster, cleaner, easier to…

DSL/Velocity Help

…oting Your DSL or Velocity DSL/Velocity Troubleshooting Network Speed Test Security Tips Using Your Fusion Phone Cruzio Velocity comes with Fusion Phone service. Fusion Phone Help Fusion Voicemail FAQ Fusion Phone Taxes and Fees Fusion Phone International Rates Setting Up Your DSL or Velocity Check for Velocity Eligibility Contact Cruzio to check for DSL Eligibility DSL/Velocity Setup for Mac DSL/Velocity Setup for Windows Setting Up and Using a W…

Dialup Help

…e times faster and nationwide dialup to connect anywhere in the US. For help with your Cruzio Dialup, start with the articles below. If you need further help afterwards, contact Cruzio. Using Dialup Dialup FAQ and Troubleshooting Security Tips Setting Up Dialup Connection Settings Vista Dialup Setup Windows XP Dialup Setup OS X Dialup Setup Nationwide Dialup (dialing up from outside Santa Cruz County) Find a Dialup Number Speeding up Dialup Dialup…