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Internet Threats and Prevention – A Brief Review

IJCA Proceedings on International Conference on Advancements in Engineering and Technology
© 2015 by IJCA Journal
ICAET 2015 - Number 10
Year of Publication: 2015
Sheenam Bhola
Sonamdeep Kaur
Gulshan Kumar

Sheenam Bhola, Sonamdeep Kaur and Gulshan Kumar. Article: Internet Threats and Prevention A Brief Review. IJCA Proceedings on International Conference on Advancements in Engineering and Technology ICAET 2015(10):13-17, August 2015. Full text available. BibTeX

	author = {Sheenam Bhola and Sonamdeep Kaur and Gulshan Kumar},
	title = {Article: Internet Threats and Prevention  A Brief Review},
	journal = {IJCA Proceedings on International Conference on Advancements in Engineering and Technology},
	year = {2015},
	volume = {ICAET 2015},
	number = {10},
	pages = {13-17},
	month = {August},
	note = {Full text available}


Network security is a branch of computer technology whose objective is to protect the information and property from theft, corruption, or threats attack. Now a days, we are mostly dependent on internet for many things such as online shopping, bank transactions, internet surfing etc. However, internet is not fully secure as its users are threatened by many computer viruses, malicious threats and many more attacks. This paper summarize various computer threats and mechanisms used for protecting sensitive information over the internet.


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