Underground marketplaces posted a batch of stolen debit and credit cards which have been used at one of the Sally Beauty’s outlet stores (Weise 1).
Consumers feel imprisoned in web surveillance since all digital gadgets in the market uses tracking technology. All internet providers always have the interest of tracking people. This leads to the knowledge that maintaining privacy on the internet is next to impossible. Impact of new and emerging technologies on IT and its applications are currently evident. Globalization has led to advancement in Information technology which has taken very sharp upper dimension within the global market. Such technological changes include advancement in hardware and software production such as operations between PDAs and WIFI networks, increase in the number of mobile telephones having web surfing capabilities as well as new display technologies (Regalado 1). These advances further, incorporate software and systems ranging social network applications and declarative interface languages. Such new technologies have profound effects on modes of communication and content creation.
Spyware technology has made it easier for hackers and perpetrators to track and monitor their victims globally. There is elaborate evidence showing that, stalkers and other perpetrators utilize spyware technology to monitor people’s privacy on their computers as well as handheld devices such as phones. Spyware computer software program enables an unauthorized person to gather information from personal computers secretly. Currently, there is emergence of many types of computer software programs capable of monitoring computer activities. Spyware is considered invasive since it enables intrusion to people’s privacy hence placing victims to perpetual danger (NNEDV