What can a stranger do with your IP address?
- Block you from accessing websites.
- Learn your general geographic location.
- Perform a Denial of Service Attack.
Can someone turn off my Wi-Fi? Yes, hackers can definitely shut your internet off. It’s entirely possible for a hacker to hack your router and shut off the internet. Most hackers have sophisticated methods and tools at their disposal to carry out attacks which can result in the unavailability of the internet.
What is an IP grabber? IP grabbers are intuitive software tools used for spying on users’ IP addresses across the internet. The best IP grabbers on the market can detect the IP address of anyone just by having them click through a generated link. IP addresses consist of numerical patterns mixed with decimal points written in a line.
Will changing IP address stop hackers? If a “hacker” is able to access a backdoor, install and/or execute an implant, or is targeting a MAC address changing your ISP-assigned IP address will not stop them from doing so.