Internet Honeypots

Posted by in Computer Security, IP Address Tracking on 18. Apr, 2012 | 0 Comments

A honeypot is a trap set to attract (or detect) some manner of interaction with an information system. FBI posts fake hyperlinks to snare child porn suspects The FBI has recently adopted a novel investigative technique: posting hyperlinks that purport to be illegal videos of minors having sex, and then raiding the homes of anyone […]

Firesheep Sniffs Out Facebook and Other User Credentials on Wi-Fi Hotspots

Posted by in Computer Security, IP Address Tracking on 18. Apr, 2012 | 0 Comments

Firesheep Sniffs Out Facebook and Other User Credentials on Wi-Fi Hotspots Firefox: Firesheep sniffs out and steals cookies—and the account and identity of the owner in the process—of popular web sites (like Facebook and Twitter) from the browsing sessions of other users on the Wi-Fi hotspot you’re attached to. Firesheep is a proof-of-concept Firefox extension […]

Hiding Your Activities Online

Posted by in Computer Security, IP Address Tracking on 18. Apr, 2012 | 0 Comments

The following are methods used to obscure Internet traffic and avoid IP blacklists  and content filters. This might be desirable if you are trying to do a trace on a technically savvy computer criminal or to avoid content filters. Use the IP Address As an example, check out the site baremetal.com where you can look […]

This Message Will Self-Destruct

Posted by in IP Address Tracking on 18. Apr, 2012 | 0 Comments

This Message Will Self-Destruct offers the ability to send an encrypted email-like message to another person either with or without a password.  As a reassurance that your message is secure, it’s never stored with TMWSD.  The optional password salts the encryption key for even more security. Once you have entered your message and clicked on  […]

10 Minute Mail

Posted by in IP Address Tracking on 18. Apr, 2012 | 0 Comments

10 Minute Mail gives you an email address that is good for 10 minutes, then expires. This allows you to register with sites that require an email validation. Using this helps you to cover your tracks when using such sites.