Posted by Matt on June 23, 2010 ·
A keylogger is a program that runs as a backgound process on your computer. It will secretly record all your keystrokes and save them somewhere secret. These secretly saved keystrokes are then later retrieved by the attacker. The attacker will carefully review the information in hopes of finding usernames, passwords, credit card numbers or other personal information that would prove useful to them [...]
Posted by Matt on May 23, 2010 ·
Surfing the web, using email, and gaming online are things you have probably done at some point. Most do them on a daily basis. Everyone has heard the term “computer virus” but don’t necessarily understand what it means.
A computer virus is often a hidden file that is just waiting to reproduce within programs you use daily. Malicious programs known as worms, Trojans, Malware, [...]