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Defense Froom Keyloger, Simple way to beat Keyloger

Posted in life style, tips by dimazgyba on December 3, 2010

You can’t trust a computer that you don’t manage. Luckily, there is a way to avoid any typical keyloggers that reside on your grandma’s computer. Its kind of low tech, but – still – its better than nothing.

How Keyloggers Work

First you need to understand how a basic keylogger works. It installs itself as a hidden service or a daemon that monitors the events passed in Windows. The bulk of these events includes keystrokes and mouse changes. With these event handlers, you can easily swipe someone’s login. In the keylogger … log, it may have something like this

“myspace.comusername@domain.com[tab]pa$$w0rd[tab][enter]” (more…)