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Linksys WAG160N

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    7.6 7.6 from 5 reviewers
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Linksys WAG160N

The Linksys WAG160N is a wireless router that is complaint with IEEE Draft 802.11N v2.0/g/b, IEEE 802.3u, g.992.1 (g.dmt), g.992.2 (g.lite), g.992.3, g.992.5, T1.413i2, and U-R2 for Annex B standards and features power, DSL and Ethernet (1-4) ports. It has 2 internal antennas, features password-protected Configuration for Web Access security, PAP and CHAP Authentication, Denial of Service (DoS) Prevention, Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI) Firewall, AP Isolation, Website Blocking by U…

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Linksys WAG160N

The Linksys WAG160N is a wireless router that is complaint with IEEE Draft 802.11N v2.0/g/b, IEEE 802.3u, g.992.1 (g.dmt), g.992.2 (g.lite), g.992.3, g.992.5, T1.413i2, and U-R2 for Annex B standards and features power, DSL and Ethernet (1-4) ports. It has 2 internal antennas, features password-protected Configuration for Web Access security, PAP and CHAP Authentication, Denial of Service (DoS) Prevention, Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI) Firewall, AP Isolation, Website Blocking by URL Address or Keyword, Java, ActiveX, Proxy, and Cookie Filtering, ToD Filter (blocks access by time) and VPN Passthrough for IPSec, PPTP, and L2TP Protocols. It also has WPA/WPA2 Personal and Enterprise function, 128 / 64 Bits WEP with Passphrase WEP Key Generation, and SSID Broadcast Disable function.

Features

The Linksys WAG160N Wireless-N ADSL2+ Modem Router is designed to deliver speed and coverage, so large groups of users can go online, transfer large files, print, and stream stored media. The built-in high-speed ADSL2+ Modem provides optimal connection to the Internet. The Wireless-N technology facilitates multiple user usage of Internet access, files and printing, as well as media-intensive activities like gaming, video and Voice-over-IP phone calls. The router also features four 10/100 Ethernet ports for connectivity to printers, networked storage drives, and other Ethernet-enabled devices to the network, so users can access and share them wirelessly from all computers at once. It also features advanced wireless security and SPI firewall protection designed to help safeguard home network and computers from most Internet attacks. The Linksys WAG160N Wireless-N ADSL2+ Modem Router requires compability with a computer with a Network Adapter and TCP/IP Protocol installed, CD-ROM drive, activated ADSL Line and Account Information, Windows (Vista, XP, 2000 SP4) or Mac OS X (v10.4.9 or higher) with all updates applied and CD-ROM drive, and Internet Explorer 6.0 or Firefox 2.0 for Web-based Coniguration (only recommended for advanced users).

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  • How do I enable security on my wireless Linksys wag160N?

    In other words how do I stop other people from accessing my modem? If they do access it does this affect my internet account or download limits?

    Answered by MrsRosie 2009-08-08:

    You need to read the manual to get more details. You can either contact the Linksys to enable the security code or your Network Service

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