Before we dig dip into this subject of how ‘hackers’ get into your computers and how to protect your computer from hackers, let’s first understand who really is a hacker.
A computer hacker is any unauthorized user who exploit weaknesses in order to break into your computer system to change, steal or destroy information. They achieve this by installing malicious software (malware) through the use of the internet without your knowledge or consent.
This article will enlighten you on how to protect your computer from hackers and guard your information from their clever tactics.
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Hackers get into your computer systems through the internet, using phishing scam, spam email or using instant messengers to monitor your chart room conversations. They can also hack directly into any system without firewall protection.
When hackers successfully install malware into your computer, they quietly transmit your personal info such as:
and also carry out activities such as:
You should also be cautious of meeting any “online Friend” physically.
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