Games & gear forum: DMZ and security

by: kelray85 April 3, 2011 12:56 PM PDT

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DMZ and security

by kelray85 - 4/3/11 12:56 PM

My niece has a EA sports game that she plays through her Wii. Their technical support said that she needs to DMZ her router. From what I have been reading on the Internet when you do that to your router you lose a lot of your security. I don't fully understand the technical part of it. Anyway she only has one computer and she has the router password protected so that other people can not use her Internet. I am just wondering what the DMZing her router would do to her as far as security?
would you have any recommendations for her?

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