According to the Urban Dictionary, ‘hacker’ describes ‘a person who gains access to your computer with the intention of copying or creating data, without intention to destroy data or maliciously harm the computer’. However, think about it – any person who breaks in like a thief and takes your information has malicious intent!
So, just as you take measures to make your home theft-proof, it is equally important to protect your computer, which gives access to your passwords, financial information and your social life. This infographic provides some sensible tips to protect your computer from unlawful entry.
Infographic by – Pennington Creative