If the hacker has installed a key logger
on your Smartphone and you access your bank account either using an application or visiting the webpage of the bank, the key logger
may record each key stroke and instantly share it with the hacker who at his or her convenience may access your bank account using the stolen credentials.
Although it may be technologically possible to use key logger
programs on smartphone devices, it may not be legal under federal and state wiretap laws.
Comparisons between respondent data and statewide averages for key logger
metrics (e.g., production volume, source of timber harvested by ownership group, tenure in the logging business) suggested survey respondents were not substantially different from the state's logging community as a whole (Jaakko Poyry Consulting, Inc.
One common type of Trojan is a "key logger
," which can track and transmit every keystroke one makes to another computer, giving the other computer access to user passwords, social security numbers and personal information.
During its 1999 investigation, the FBI obtained a search warrant to secretly install a "key logger
device" on the computer the younger Scarfo used at his Belleville, New Jersey, business, Merchant Services of Essex County.
As such, passwords, even though belong to such category, are highly vulnerable to Phishing, Key logger
Real-time encryption can hide the input, defeating browser based key loggers
, as well as ensure systems and information remain safe.
"It's basically a malicious software with the intent to gain unauthorized access and that could include viruses, spyware," he explains, "and more recently, we've see ransomware where they'll lock down your system and essentially say 'we have your data, if you want it back you're going to pay a ransom and we'll let you gain access back to your information.'" Caracciolo added that there are also Trojan horses and key loggers
that track keystrokes to gain access to passwords or gain access to your system.
UAV Total Security for Windows and UAV Mobile Security for Android are end user applications that protects from viruses, key loggers
, rootkits, and spyware!