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  1. What Are Viruses, Worms and Trojans

    What are Viruses, Worms and Trojans? A computer Virus, according to Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, is "a computer program usually hidden within another seemingly innocuous program that produces copies of itself and inserts them into other programs or files, and that usually performs a malicious a

  2. Computer Viruses

    There are many types of invaders in the computer world including virus's, worms and trojan horses. They come in many types and come into your computer in many ways. There are ways to protect your computer from these nasty things however, you must keep on protecting it and not let your guard down.

  3. Computer Viruses

    Report Computer Viruses Nowaday the speed of development of technology was very fast and progressive, everybody familiar with the Internet. As now you can search many information in internet, such as buy film tickets or online shopping even handle personal finance, so every people were put many

  4. Computer Viruses

    ------------------------------------------------- (a)What are computer viruses? ------------------------------------------------- (b)How do they spread? ------------------------------------------------- (c) What damage do computer viruses cause? In this analysis, we shall look at computer v

  5. 10 Worst Computer Viruses of All Time

    10 Worst Computer Viruses of All Time Computer viruses can be a nightmare. Some can wipe out the information on a hard drive, tie up traffic on a computer network for hours, turn an innocent machine into a zombie and replicate and send themselves to other computers. If you've never had a mach

  6. Computer Operating System Maintenance and Training Manuel

    Table of Contents ➢ Table of Contents……………………………………………….........................................2 ➢ Introduction………………………………………………………………………………….....3 ➢ Overview of Operating S

  7. Computer Ethics

    Drawing a line between what’s ethical and what isn’t is not as straightforward as comparing what’s legal and what’s illegal. The dictionary definition of ethical is “being in accordance with the rules or standards for right conduct or practice, especially the standards of a profession.”

  8. Hacking in Brief

    A history of hacking Hacking has been around for more than a century. In the 1870s, several teenagers were flung off the country's brand new phone system by enraged authorities. Here's a peek at how busy hackers have been in the past 35 years. Early 1960s University facilities with huge ma

  9. Computer Security

    INTRODUCTION Information Security Components: or qualities, i.e., Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability (CIA). Information Systems are decomposed in three main portions, hardware, software and communications with the purpose to identify and apply information security industry standards, as me

  10. Computer Backup

    Computer Backup is a user insurance policy against Halloween trick or treats and other disasters. It is the key to user peace of mind regarding the preservation of user financial, personal and business files. Computer Backup may save user the hundreds or thousands of dollars it will take to recreate

  11. Computer Security

    Ruben Kurniawan Prof Kuperman CS 426 semester proj 4/22/2004 A Series of Lessons on Computer Security Computer and internet being pervasive today, security measurement must be heightened to the level where hackers and virus are playing. One way virus or worms can spread is through e-mail at

  12. Computer Viruses - Deliberately Made

    Computer Viruses Computer viruses are not born but deliberately made by either hackers or cyber-warfare experts. They are commonly transmitted by the Internet, although file-sharing is another vector just as needle-sharing is for biological viruses. Like biological viruses, transmission often occur

  13. Computer Crimes

    Computer Crimes come in a variety of names and can include hate crimes, telemarketing and internet fraud, identity theft and credit card account theft. These are considered to be cyber crimes when the illegal activities are committed through the use of a computer and the internet. It is very diffi

  14. Computer Ethics

    • In view of all the deadly computer viruses, that have been spreading lately, Weekend Update would like to remind you: • When you link up to another computer, you’re linking up to every computer that that computer has ever linked up to. • Dennis Miller, Saturday Night Live, • U.S tel

  15. The Importance of Computer and Web Security

    The Importance *of Security in C*omputers, and *Web S*ecurity. {draw:frame} Computer and network security help keep data and equipment safe by giving only the appropriate people access. Everyone in their home or in an organization must give high priority to security, because everyone can be affecte

  16. Computer Crime

    Computer Crime is one of the world's leading crimes for today, as it affects not only civilian population, but also industry and governments. Understanding some of the areas of concern can assist enforcement of the law and apprehension of the criminal element that utilize computers and networks to

  17. On-Line Security: Attacks and Solutions

    EVREN KUCUKKAYA E-COMMERCE SEMINAR Elias A. Hadzilias, PhD NTUA Assignment: On-line security: attacks and solutions 2012 ISG – INTERNATIONAL MBA Table of Context 1. INTRODUCTION .........................................................................................................

  18. Computer

    Question 1: Intrusion Detection System (IDSs) Overview In the context of physical security, intrusion detection systems mean tools used to detect activity on the boundaries of a protected facility. When we commit to physically protecting the premises on which our staff work and which house our

  19. Computer Viruses

    Virus (computer), a self-duplicating computer program that spreads from computer to computer, interfering with data and software. Just as biological viruses infect people, spreading from person to person, computer viruses infect personal computers (PCs) and servers, the computers that control acc

  20. Computer Viruses

    Virus History Traditional computer viruses were first widely seen in the late 1980s, and came about because of several factors. The first factor was the spread of personal computers (PCs). Prior to the 1980s, home computers were nearly non-existent. Real computers were rare, and were...

  21. It Computer Secuity

    Biometric Techniques Biometric techniques rely on unique characteristics of human individuals, such as fingerprints, facial features, or even voices. Biometric methods are used to authenticate users for some private systems. For example, a corporation might use biometric techniques to secure priv

  22. Computer Virus

    "Traces of the Stealth_c Virus have been found in memory. Reboot to a clean system disk before continuing with this installation…" This was the message staring back at me from one of the computer monitors at my office. Questions raced through my mind. "Stealth_c?" "What's a system disk?" "How a

  23. Computer Security

    Intruders are all around us waiting to take information from your computer system. Value information is store on your computer, credit card numbers, bank account information, and telephone numbers. Intruders have the knowledge where they can break in and attack your internet connection. Computers

  24. Antiviruses

    Anti Virus Programs Everywhere you look you see some sort of computer. There everywhere from schools, to the grocery store checkout line, movie theatres and even in the shirt pockets of some businessmen. Back about ten years ago it was a chore to find someone with a computer, and the Internet pleas

  25. Issues Raised About Hackers

    Issues A number of issues arise in considering hacking from the educator perspective. First, we need to consider the fact that the public perception of hackers is mixed, and that "hacking" and "being considered a hacker" can be quite appealing to students who are going through developmental periods

  26. Computer Science

    ACKNOWLEDGMENTS First and foremost, I want to thank to my wife, Mary Beth, for her support and for pretending not to notice the various home improvement projects that didn’t get done. I also extend thanks to everyone whose work improved this book, including my chief editor, Roger Masse, and al

  27. Tech

    Anti-Malware Software Introduction Malware is software that is created and designed to vandalize or cause data loss on a computer system without the consent of the owner. Malware can be installed on the computer system without the knowledge of the owner. It can be sent through email, or eve

  28. Viruses

    -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- The Future of Viruses on the Internet Lots of Little Tremors, a Few Big Quakes There are many different phenomena, both natural and man-made, that come in different sizes. In many cases, the small things come qui

  29. Computer Security and Their Data-Viruses

    INTRODUCTION Computer viruses are perhaps the most renowned and feared security threats of all. Undeniably, they are amongst the most misunderstood. All viruses entail a certain degree of damage, but their effect, with some very prominent exceptions, is mostly social. Each virus can cause some

  30. History of Computer Virus

    THE HISTORY OF COMPUTER VIRUSES A Bit of Archeology There are lots and lots of opinions on the date of birth of the first computer virus. I know for sure just that there were no viruses on the Babbidge machine, but the Univac 1108 and IBM 360/370 already had them ("Pervading Animal" and "Christmas