Malware FAQ

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Version 2.1 - Updated December 20, 2010

Malware is the short form for "Malicious Software." It implies any software instructions that were developed with the intention to cause harm. Some common examples of malware are worms, exploit code and trojan horses. Below you will find information on these different types of malware.

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Worms

Rootkit

Exploit

Trojan

Backdoor