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WEB SCRIPTING VIRUS

Most web pages include some complex codes in order to create an interactive and interesting content. Such a code is often exploited to cause certain undesirable actions. 23 more words

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OVERWRITE VIRUSES

These types of viruses delete any information in a file they infect, leaving them partially or completely useless once they are infected. Once in the computer, they replaces all the file content but the file size doesn’t change. 8 more words

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MACRO VIRUSES

These viruses infect the files created using some applications or programs that contain macros such as doc, pps, xls and mdb. They automatically infect the files with macros and also templates and documents that are contained in the file. 19 more words

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Watch "Create a Computer Virus at Home - Using Notepad" on YouTube

Create a Computer Virus at home using Notepad with just a Single Line code. Code is given in YouTube description.

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Types of Spyware

As the name suggests, this is software that is designed to harvest your data and forward it to a third party without your consent or knowledge. 124 more words

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What is a Computer Virus or a Computer Worm?

An important distinction between computer viruses and worms is that viruses require an active host program or an already-infected and active operating system in order for viruses to run, cause damage and infect other executable files or documents, while worms are stand-alone malicious programs that can self-replicate and propagate via computer networks, without human help. 151 more words

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Spreading Malware Through Dropped USB Sticks Could Be Highly Effective, Research Finds

It has happened to all of us one time or another.  Someone walks into your office or classroom or even your living room and hands you a USB drive, or maybe even a memory card.   214 more words

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