3 ways to check which websites are connecting to your computer secretly

Your computer may have an internet connection with other servers that are malware or spyware. These programs and services would be communicating secretly with the internet. It may affect your connection and make it slower. Hence, you would need to know about such programs. Following are some easy methods to check out the programs that are accessing your computer’s internet connection.

1. By Resource Monitor

We would like you to tell the easiest way first. It is by opening the built-in Resource Monitor. Go to the Start Menu and type Resource Monitor in the search box. It will locate the respective program then, open it. A separate window will appear. There will be some tabs above, click on the last tab named Network. Here, in the first section of Processes with Network Activity, you can view the list of processes that have a connection with your computer.

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