Every operating system, computer system, and network are crackable. But this does not mean that there is no protection against any attack. Currently, the operating systems like Windows, Mac, Linux, and Android are constantly checked (checked by hackers or security experts). If any errors or vulnerability is found, it is fixed by giving fast patches updates.
Even then, the most popular operating system, Windows, can be hacked and how to protect your Windows computer from this attack is very much needed to know it. In this article, I will discuss some common hacks that can break your security and confidentiality.
Bypass / Resetting password
Windows Computer or any other computer, the first step in the security of any computer operating system or any computing system is password. But it is always possible to bypass or reset this password. But how easy is it for Windows Computer? Let’s see the issues.
Currently, we are using Windows 8 or Windows 10. Windows 7 also has many users. Windows 8 and Windows 10 have the option to sign in with an online account or Microsoft account, and this is what you need to do if you want to get more special features along with the store. But you surely know, how easy it is to get online accounts hacked. You can always lose online accounts affected by phishing, malware, social engineering. If someone accesses your Microsoft account once, then all your passwords will be reset. As a result, he will also be able to access everything on your computer by logging in comfortably. Think of it, simply hacking your Microsoft account can easily hack your Windows computer.
Be sure to use your own intelligence to avoid this kind of attack, be careful that no one can fool you and take over your account. When visiting online, visit a site, keep a careful look at what files are downloading. And not only Microsoft accounts, but also enable two-factor authentication for any type of online account, in which hacker cannot log in after receiving your account password. Maybe, you did not know, using a few megabytes of the tool can bypass any Windows password, even your latest Windows 10 and above.
Besides, Windows 2003, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10, all server versions, this tool can work all of the versions. It is able to remove any user account on any Windows computer and you can access the password when you boot the computer, even if this tool can crack the computer logged into Microsoft’s account.
First, this offline password and registry editor will have to make a bootable CD or USB, and then boot the computer by inserting it on any Windows computer. Now it is possible to erase the password from the registry. If you think once again, someone will put any USB on your machine and crack your user’s account within 5 minutes.
How Do You Make Your Computer Safer?
Yes, the method of preventing password bypass is to be released on Windows, but you can secure your data by encryption. I would recommend, keeping your entire hard drive encrypted. You may be surprised to know that, without any special hassle, you can get rid of the data on anyone’s Windows computer.
What to do? Nothing much, Just download any of the Linux distributions or download Ubuntu. Then create a live CD or USB with it. Now on any Windows computer boot, you will be able to access some of the data on the computer by running the live Linux. Although access to all data will require root permissions, still documents, downloads, videos etc. can be easily accessed.
So how can you safe? Of course, keep your hard drive encrypted. Only encryption can save your data from being unaffected.