Re: What can one do against Keylogger Attacks?

From: Joe Soap (me_at_privacy.net)
Date: 07/16/05


Date: 16 Jul 2005 11:25:14 GMT

In response to what <ipguardian@hotmail.com> posted in
news:1121511806.553075.153150@g47g2000cwa.googlegroups.com:

> Taliesin is on the right track. You must not type in your password at
> all. Let a program inject the password (internally) - there is no
> simulation of keyboard typing anywhere otherwise the keyboard logger
> will capture your keystrokes. That program may possible be an injected
> DLL (in the windoze world).

There are lots of programs for that purpose, some free (e.g. Password Safe)
and some pay-for (e.g. Personal Info Keeper).

I never type passwords in anywhere, always drag/drop or cut/paste.

-- 
Joe Soap.
JUNK is stuff that you keep for 20 years,
then throw away a week before you need it.