Originally Posted by Bullykai
NO turn it off. Leaving it on while not using the pc can make it easy for someone to highjack the pc undetected. so turn it off and the modem.
you can get nuked while on the computer and not even know it. Hackers don't wait until there's no activity.
Plus if you get Norton internet it blocks it off automatically, it doesn't need user approval to block a hacker hit