As per the orders of court if any employee is using company’s computer network, employer has the right to monitor employee’s work. Though it is possible to procure your browsing to some extent but still its not reliable. For example even if you encode your data, company’s key-logging would look into your work. So there are few tips on how you can stop your IT staff from peeping in to your work.
First thing is to do all your web browsing work on USB flash drive. Purchase an IronKey, which is available in market as USB preloaded with Firefox that routes traffic from other servers. This drive costs $79 per GB, and comes with a guarantee of 1 year, and it can be easily operated.
You can even upload to your USB drive with the xB Browser which is the another alternative for Firefox that hides your IP address by pointing your documents through various servers, plus it also erases all your cookies and browsing details.
All these tricks act as speed breakers for IT staff and that is it. If you are using company’s computer there is no assurance that your data is safe from your IT Staff.
The simplest solution is to use a internet capable phone that comes with features to check your email and browse the web without the help of your company network.