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Trust Local Addresses in VirusBarrier X6's Antivandal

VirusBarrier X6's Antivandal feature stops all kinds of network attacks, including port scans, ping floods and more. However, you may have some devices on your network that send out pings or other requests that may be interpreted as attacks. To prevent this, add them to the Trusted Addresses list so they won't be blocked. You can even add a range of addresses with wildcards, such as 192.168.1.*.

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iPhone recording app -- A reader solicits suggestions for voice recording applications that record files his secretary can easily open and transcribe. (9 message)


FTP issues with Snow Leopard -- Is anyone else running into problems setting up an FTP server under Snow Leopard? (3 messages)


Continual aggravations with Snow Leopard -- Could Snow Leopard problems stem from a bad hard disk? Readers compare notes. (3 messages)


iZard -- Who needs an expensive iPhone holder when you can make one from paper or appropriate a toy lizard? (6 messages)


Retrospect Alternative? Readers looking for folder synchronization find Retrospect overwhelming. Other options are offered. (16 messages)


AT&T International Roaming Charges -- If you're traveling with an iPhone and haven't reviewed the roaming charges for voice and data on your plan, be sure to read this thread. (13 messages)


Locating Software -- Apple has discontinued its little-known Macintosh Products Guide. Is the Apple Downloads page an acceptable substitute? (3 messages)


iPhone Failure -- When a reader's iPhone dies during travel, a hard reset might be the key to resuscitating it. (4 messages)

 

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