Summary: Here's the deal. I'm not an i t specialist but this is what my guy told me about the camera. 1. active x is a product of microsoft so you pretty much have to use internet explorer to use camera effectively...most people do not have internet explorer on their smart phones. 2. wep vs.wpa?? not sure about what that means in technology speak but if you intend on recording with a p c on a network using the wireless capability of the camera you will be very vulnerable. 3.