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New laptop using belkin n wireless router using McAfee security

When i connect to internet I get a warning that I'm connecting to unsecure network. I'm new to all this,

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An unsecure network just means that other people can "piggyback" on your wireless connection. It's not dangerous. In fact, I'm sitting in a place with my laptop right now, piggybacking on a signal.

The only possible downside is that if too many people ride on your signal for free, your connection could slow down. If you want help securing your router, I'll be glad to walk you through it.

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