A keystroke recorder is an effective tool for stealing username and password. In this article we will discuss how hackers steal personal information using a keystroke recorder. We’ll also show you how you can protect yourself from a keystroke recorder attack.
Before hackers are able to steal personal information using a keystroke recorder, they have to install keyloggers on target computers. How do they do it?
Internet Spyware Prevention Act of 2007
The Internet Spyware Prevention Act of 2007 was introduced to the House of Representatives by Bob Goodlatte, Zoe Lofgren, and Lamar S. Smith on June 23, 2004. It is an act that prohibits unauthorized access to private computers and imposes penalties to the Internet spyware author.
In order to understand why Internet spyware poses a serious threat, let’s have an overview of what Internet spyware can do.