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Tag: Cyber Definition

Stealth viruses

A stealth virus uses various mechanisms to avoid detection by antivirus software. Generally, stealth describes any approach to doing something ...

Worms

Worms differ from viruses in that they do not attach to a host file, but are self-contained programs that propagate ...

Spyware

Spyware is a type of program that is installed to collect information about users, their computers or their browsing habits. ...

Adware

Adware

Adware is an unwanted software application designed to throw advertisements up on your screen, most often within a web browser.

File Infectors

File Infectors

A file infector virus attaches itself to executable programs, such as word processors, spreadsheet applications, and computer games. The virus ...

Trojans

Trojans

A Trojan or a Trojan horse is a program that hides in a useful program and usually has a malicious ...

Exploit

Pen-testing

Short for “penetration testing,” this practice is a means of evaluating security using hacker tools and techniques with the aim ...

Exploit

Rootkit

Another kind of malware that allows cybercriminals to remotely control your computer. Rootkits are especially damaging because they are hard to detect, ...

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