Guide:Malware Types

National Cybersecurity Awareness MonthMany of the articles on this blog have to do with keeping you and your computer safe on the Internet. Therefore, much of our content has to do with malware. Malicious software (malware), comes in many forms or types. And as it has evolved over the years to better suit the needs of the cyber criminal organizations who command it; the terms we use to define malware types constantly evolves. In order that you get the most out of this blog, it’s important that you are familiar with the malware types, terms and definitions. Here’s a great reference article from InfoWorld.com that will bring you up to speed and that you might want to bookmark as a favorite for future use.

Be very careful…it’s dangerous out there.

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