How to Avoid Internet spying over network

By hiway ยท 5 replies
Jul 3, 2008
  1. I use internet within a network. I fear my surfing, downloading, uploading and all online activities are being watched. Is there a way this can be prevented.

    One thing, beside my user account I can also login with administrative privilages
  2. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,523

    The best option would be to use it "Standalone"

    But if you have to use it across a network, then at least get a good personal firewall
  3. toffeapple

    toffeapple TS Rookie Posts: 152

    use a proxy like annoymouse or whatever
  4. tipstir

    tipstir TS Ambassador Posts: 2,477   +126

    On you on domain or workgroup?
  5. Daproblemis

    Daproblemis TS Rookie Posts: 46

    If you are on a network at work, forget it. If your IT people have a clue, they can see everything. I do it for a living. Use your home computer. Violation of your company's policy, may get you fired.
  6. hiway

    hiway TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Actually, this is my isp's network who supply internet from home to home. we are on workgroup. I am concerned about privacy, there is nothing to do with violations.
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