Word of the Week

Word of the Week : Worm

A computer worm is a standalone malware computer program that replicates itself in order to spread to other computers. Often, it uses a computer network to spread itself, relying on security failures on the computer […]

Word of the Week

Word of the Week : GIGO

GIGO (Garbage In Garbage Out) means that the quality of output is determined by the quality of the input. If a user provides the computer with incorrect data, the computer will produce incorrect information. Example: If a […]

Word of the Week

Word of the Week : Ransomware

Ransomware (Ransom Malware) is a type of malware that prevents users from accessing their system or personal files by encrypting them and demands ransom payment in order to regain access. Ransomware typically spreads through phishing […]

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Word of the Week : Malvertising

Malvertising or “Malicious advertising”, is the use of online advertising to distribute malware with little to no user interaction required. Malicious actors hide a small piece of code deep within a legitimate looking advertisement, which […]