Chapter 5. Networking

    Section 5.1.  Hacks #42-62

    Hack 42.  War Driving for WiFi Access

    Hack 43.  Test Your Security with Shields Up!

    Hack 44.  Tweak DNS Settings for Faster Internet Access

    Hack 45.  Fix Windows Media Player's Privacy Problems

    Hack 46.  Protect Your Computer with the Internet Connection Firewall

    Hack 47.  Use a Proxy Server to Protect Your PC

    Hack 48.  ZoneAlarm: The World's Best Free Firewall

    Hack 49.  Optimize Your Residential Gateway

    Hack 50.  Punch an Escape Hole Through Your Firewall

    Hack 51.  Close Down Open Ports and Block Protocols

    Hack 52.  Troubleshooting Network Connections with ping, tracert, and pathping

    Hack 53.  Troubleshooting Network Connections with netsh, netstat, and ipconfig

    Hack 54.  Speed Up Network Browsing

    Hack 55.  Extend the Range of Your Wireless Network

    Hack 56.  Install NetBEUI for Better Peer-to-Peer Networking

    Hack 57.  Check WiFi Network Performance with QCheck to Help Improve Throughput

    Hack 58.  Control Another PC with Remote Access

    Hack 59.  Make Servers Always Available by Mapping a Hostname to a Dynamic IP Address

    Hack 60.  Renewing Your DHCP-Assigned IP Address

    Hack 61.  Repair a Broken TCP/IP Connection

    Hack 62.  Set Up a Virtual Private Network