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    Anti-Malware Techniques

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    I need some assistance in describing and explaining six anti-malware technique, with references.

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    Malware, or malicious software, is any type of software that is unwanted and installed without the appropriate consent. Viruses, Trojan horses, and worms are some examples of software that is considered malicious and when grouped together it is called malware. Hackers and criminals often trick people into downloading software that says it will protect from malware but it is really fake security software that is really malware. The rogue software asks for payment of a product, installs the malware, and then steals personal information. There are many different ways to prevent Malware (Microsoft, 2014).

    First, it is important to create a ...

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    The solution defines malware and provides examples, as well as discusses six anti-malware techniques in detail. All references used are included.