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Malware and Internet Security by Mind Map: Malware and Internet
Security
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Malware and Internet Security

Malware

type of software

can damage a computer

can hack into someones computer and take all control without the user knowing

has harmful viruses and bugs, worms, and trojan horses

Trojan Horse

gives hackers access to a computer without permission

can come with emails, downloads, websites and even floppy disks etc

non self replicating

Spyware

type of malware used to spy on users

great way of stealing someones personal information

is hidden so its really hard to find out if you have spyware on your computer

Computer Worm

replicates itself on to the computer

causes some harm to the computer

can come attached with things like email , websites or downloads

Phishing

is a email that is sent which is fake

may say things like youve won money

gets people when it asks for personal information

Internet Security

something that protects the computer from harmful things like viruses

you can things like norton anitvirus which will help your computer and get rid of harmful viruses