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Windows 7: Wireless use with no routers question

28 Mar 2013   #11
herbc

win 7 64 Home edition
 
 

Thank you, i don't recall ever seeing a message from the Windows firewall asking for permission to do anything. I guess my best bet is to run a scan with some sort of port scanner but the last time i did a vulnerability check i was floored by the seemingly endless amount of data claiming i had poor security. I must of had a business edition scanner or something.

I was on the Gizmos best free security list page and clicked on vulnerability scanners and ran a few and it made my computer seem like the least secure computer in the history of mankind. Just my luck


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28 Mar 2013   #12
UsernameIssues

W7 Pro SP1 64bit
 
 

You can try the online scanner (named Sheilds UP) from grc.com but it would take you a while to work thru every port.

Don't go searching for other online scanner websites. You could end up on some not so safe websites.
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