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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malware

Malware, short for malicious software, is is an umbrella term used to refer to a variety of forms of ... The best-known types of malware, viruses and worms, are known for the manner in which they spread, rather than any specific types of behavior. ... A computer program usually hidden within another seemingly innocuous ...

www.veracode.com/blog/2012/10/common-malware-types-cybersecurity-101

Oct 12, 2012 ... This post will define several of the most common types of malware; ... by attaching themselves to various programs and executing code when a ...

www.malwaretruth.com/the-list-of-malware-types

Common types are FBI Ransomware, Home Page Hijack, Virus, Adware, Spyware, ... Virus: A virus is a contagious program or code that attaches itself to another ...

www.dummies.com/computers/pcs/know-the-different-types-of-malware

The best way to prevent malware from intruding on your life is to understand how the different types of malware work. Here's a quick overview: Phishing: The ...

www.techadvisory.org/2015/07/4-different-types-of-malware-explained

Jul 22, 2015 ... Over the decades of the internet's existence, cyber threats have evolved at a rapid pace. When once there were only viruses and malware to ...

www.alienvault.com/blogs/security-essentials/common-types-of-malware-2016-update

Oct 27, 2016 ... There are many different types of malware in the threat landscape, and in this blog, we'll discuss their characteristics, infection methods and ...

vlaurie.com/computers2/Articles/malware-definitions.htm

A decription of a variety of different types of malicious software is given-malware, virus, worm, Trojan horse, rootkit, and other terms are explained.

usa.kaspersky.com/internet-security-center/threats/types-of-malware

Distinguishing and classifying different types of malware from each other is important to better understanding how they can infect computers and devices, the  ...

www.techsupportall.com/different-types-malware-computer-risk

Sep 9, 2016 ... There are many different types of malware which can cause problem with your digital life. Malware stands for malicious software, a generic term ...

www.raymond.cc/blog/understanding-different-types-of-malware

Dec 23, 2016 ... Thankfully most paid or free antivirus software looks for many different types of malware, not just viruses. Here's a brief and easy to understand ...