TITLE

"KEYLOGGING" CAN ENDANGER SAVINGS

PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Soldiers;Jun2007, Vol. 62 Issue 6, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article describes how a computer crime known as keylogging can endanger Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) accounts of former U.S. civil and military service workers. Also known as keystroke logging, keylogging is a diagnostic tool used in software development that capture a user's keystrokes. The technique could capture a user's TSP personal information number or other personal account information. TSP officials advised computer users to follow security principles.
ACCESSION #
25429865

 

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