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Posted : Friday, February 22, 2013 6:11:08 AM(UTC)
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Why do i get a firewall alert that it is connecting to internet on 192.168.1.254 UDP dns port 53?
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Posted : Monday, February 25, 2013 10:19:24 AM(UTC)
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WebCam Monitor needs to connect to the internet if you are using a IP camera, using broadcasting or performing a FTP upload.

The connection to port 53 is for a DNS lookup and to check if the internet is connected. This is a normal connection and should be allowed.
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