For further ways to protect your wireless network consult a qualified network specialist. Listings of local consulting firms are found online or through the yellow pages.

You may also visit your computer manufacturer’s Web site or call the consumer technical support line for assistance setting up a firewall and other security measures. Wireless service providers also offer helpful information on their Web sites on how wireless works and additional ways to secure your computer.

The Federal Trade Commission created the Web site Fighting Back Against Identity Theft, a one-stop resource to learn more about the crime of identity theft and the many resources available to consumers and businesses.