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Originally Posted by wxboss
I think this is a good notice especially for switchers like myself that didn't realize it until I played around in System Prefs.

Since I'm behind a router, it doesn't make that much of a difference. Yet for those who aren't, they need to know about this.
A router only prevents incoming though, not outgoing - that is why it is wise to compliment it with a software firewall that will prevent traffic both ways.

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