Is there a way to enable a http proxy server with verizon dsl?

I'm using the explorer 6 provided with verizon/yahoo dsl. Just switched over from dialup and already my firewall log is loaded with hack attemps and all kinds of port scans.

Asked By: hans - 7/15/2006
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Sounds to me like you Firewall is doing its job. You keep getting pinged because you computer is answering them. This way the hackers know your computer is legit and keep pinging trying to find an open port to infect through. Go into your firewall settings and activate the Stealth Mode. The Pings are not answered in... More
Answered By: oddball - 7/16/2006
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I agree and it does sound like your firewall is doing its job and stealth mode should work. The only way I know to enable a proxy server is to either buy the proxy server software and install it or build another PC and obtain a copy of ISA server and use it for a proxy server. I don't think there would be any... More
Answered By: dvlguy67 - 7/17/2006
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