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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malware

Malware, short for malicious software, is an umbrella term used to refer to a variety of forms of hostile or intrusive software, including computer viruses, worms , Trojan horses, ransomware, spyware, adware, scareware, and other malicious programs. It can take the form of executable code, scripts, active content, and other ...

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; ... a computer via a downloaded file or through some other vulnerability in a ...

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

Common types are FBI Ransomware, Home Page Hijack, Virus, Adware, Spyware, ... providing a network connection for hackers or other Malware to enter or for ...

www.malwarefox.com/malware-types

But what are the various types of malware, and how exactly are ... and destructive examples of these types of malware.

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 ...

usa.kaspersky.com/resource-center/threats/types-of-malware

Malware, also known as "malicious software," can be classified several ways in order to distinguish the unique types of malware from each other. Distinguishing  ...

www.esecurityplanet.com/malware/malware-types.html

Apr 4, 2017 ... Cybercriminals use many different types of malware to attack systems. Here are some of the most common malware types and how to defend ...

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.