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Cyber Stalking

By | 2019-08-07T16:00:59+00:00 July 5th, 2018|Categories: Computer Security|

  Stalking in general means repeated, illegal and unwanted surveillance by a person or group of people towards an individual, for any sort of motive such as obsession, unemployment, job loss, failure with the perpetrator’s life, intimidation. Cyber stalking on the other hand is the use or internet, communication devices or any other means to target [...]

BotNet

By | 2019-08-07T16:03:33+00:00 January 5th, 2018|Categories: Computer Security, Technology|Tags: , , |

A BotNet is a number of devices connected to the internet each which is running one or more bots. BotNet can be used to perform distributed denial of service attack (DDoS) which can be in form of stealing data, send spams and allow the attacker to remote access to the devices which it has attacked. The [...]

Scamming and Scammers

By | 2019-08-07T16:31:35+00:00 January 5th, 2018|Categories: Computer Security|Tags: , , |

Scamming and Scammers: Scamming and Scammers (also known as con artist) is a way of defrauding others by providing fake, forged or misleading information about their selves, what they do or who they are, in an attempt to provide you with a service, information and or documentation you might need in return for payment. They can [...]

Social Engineering

By | 2019-08-07T16:32:23+00:00 January 5th, 2018|Categories: Computer Security|

Social Engineering: Social Engineering is a way of gaining someone’s sensitive private or personal information by asking them to provide it, instances are when you have to Login to a website using your Facebook (or any social media) credentials in order to gain access to some certain features, some of these website store people’s information and [...]