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Explanation and Examples of Malicious Software

Perform an Internet search and locate examples of the five different types of malicious software (malware):

Trojan horse
Virus
Logic bomb
Worm
Applet

Explain how each type compromises a system. How can these different types of malware be stopped?

Solution Summary

This solution distinguishes different types of malicious software including trojan horses, viruses, logic bombs, worms and applets. There are examples of each of these malicious software.

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