Flashcards in 1st page OC Deck (7)
people use this term to when referring to malicious programs that circulate on disks, in email attachments and on the Internet. Also called malware.
Infected computers that are used to attack other computers
potentially disruptive incoming data
software that provides a barrier between the computer and the Internet
this type of program has the potential to search your computer for passwords, credit card numbers, and monitor your web browsing habits or even stage your computer illicit activities and turn it into a zombie.