What does IP mean in slang?
The Meaning of IP
IP means “Internet Protocol” or “Intellectual Property” So now you know – IP means “Internet Protocol” or “Intellectual Property” – don’t thank us.
What does IP mean?
IP is an acronym, abbreviation or slang word that is explained above where the IP definition is given.
What does it mean if someone is using your IP address?
Originally Answered: What does it mean when my computer says someone is using my IP address? It means that another computer on the same local area network as your computer is using the same IP address as is assigned to your computer.
What can someone do with IP address?
Someone can use your IP to hack your device
Every device uses ports, that allow various services to connect to it. There are tens of thousands of ports for every IP address, and a hacker who knows your IP can try to brute-force a connection.
Can someone use my IP address?
Neither your ISP nor anyone else can actually tell what you are doing on the Internet. But they can follow the activity of your public IP address—the one your router uses to access the Internet. Your ISP can identify it as yours, and will do so if subpoenaed.