Author: Kanchan Sharma

Keylogging- Types, Detections and Preventions

Keylogging is typically done covertly through keyloggers(spyware) to gain access to your private information for malicious purposes. However, employers and parents might use this to monitor and safeguard their vested interests. Keylogging or Keyboard capturing is performed through software programs (keyloggers) or hardware devices to track the activities of a keyboard.  While the programs themselves are legal, keyloggers are for stealing passwords and confidential information. A keystroke recorder or keylogger can be software or hardware. Keylogging software stores your keystrokes in a small file to be accessed later or automatically emails the information to the person monitoring your actions....

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Staff Tracking- Pros and Cons

Staff tracking has advanced from the ‘to do it or not to do it’ consideration to ‘how to make it more ethical’ because of the numerous advantages attached with it. As remote work culture augmented prominence, remote employee software started setting its base with high-level threat detection and data leak protection features to lure businesses. And, today, they are indeed an indispensable part of our work life which everyone has embraced unanimously for better security and accountability. As staff tracking software has advanced, so have the complexities attributed to them. Shadowing your workforce is dicey, raises privacy matters, and...

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Behavior Analytics- Top Applications 2022

Before learning about the uses of behavior analytics in various fields, let us first briefly understand what is user behavior analytics and what is behavior analytics?  User behavior Analytics(UBA)/ User and Entity Behavior Analytics(UEBA) UBA is a cybersecurity technology that traces a system’s users to identify targeted attacks, insider threats, and financial fraud by applying monitoring tools before a data breach, facilitating threat detection and constant risk assessment without clogging the end-user experience.  It relies on automated examination of big data to recognize and stop potential cyberattacks in real-time. Big data platforms are increasing UBA functionality by analyzing petabytes...

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Productivity- Definition, Considerations, Some Tips & More

With a shift in economic drivers of the community, the productivity parameters have become a matter of increasing concern. While understanding Productivity, seek to acknowledge that it is all about doing what weighs on priority and planning to accomplish goals in less time. Being productive, we picture someone pushing the deadlines and trying to grow despite being extremely busy all the time.  On the contrary, it is getting the desired output with less effort and time without being overworked, stressed, or continually moving all the time. Productivity Definition According to Wikipedia- Productivity is the efficiency of production of goods...

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Organize Home Office for Better Productivity- 21 Savvy Tips 

One thing is definite, lockdown or otherwise, work from home is here to stay forever, and it makes sense to invest in a home office setup for better productivity and peaceful existence at home. Remote work is not new, but COVID-19 transformed it from novelty to necessity and spotlighted some untried requirements for home office setup. The home office highlighted necessities essential for work from home, but we never bothered to invest in them because of sheer carelessness.  Since the lines of work and personal margin have blurred, the home office organization must be the foremost priority for everyone...

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