Craig Pepper
June 13, 2024
2 Min Read

Spyware

Combatting Spyware: Protecting Your Privacy

Spyware is malicious software that secretly monitors and collects user information without consent. It can track online activities, steal personal information, and even capture keystrokes.

Common Types of Spyware:

  1. Keyloggers: Record keystrokes to steal passwords and other sensitive data.
  2. Adware: Displays unwanted ads and tracks browsing behavior.
  3. System Monitors: Capture screenshots, log chats, and record other activities.

Protection Tips:

  • Install and update anti-spyware software.
  • Be cautious of downloading software from untrusted sources.
  • Regularly review and update privacy settings on your devices.

By taking proactive measures, you can safeguard your privacy from spyware.

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