Tracking Internet Activity

by Barbara J. Feldman on May 18, 2007

Ever wondered why your Internet connection is busy while you are not doing anything on your computer? It could be a dozen benign reasons (such as an email program checking for email) or it could be malware. Netstat is a free program included with most versions of Windows and Unix that displays all open Internet connections. To learn more, read Use Netstat to Track IPs or How Can I Tell What Internet Activity is Happening On My Machine?.

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Feldman, Barbara. "Tracking Internet Activity." Surfnetkids. Feldman Publishing. 18 May. 2007. Web. 16 Jul. 2014. <http://www.surfnetkids.com/tech/259/tracking-internet-activity/ >.