Malware - Hidden problems in programs
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What is malicious software (malware)?
- Code that destroys the system
- Mostly causes damage unnoticed
Can malware only be found on a computer?
- Any terminal device can be affected (Smartphones, Tablets, etc.)
- The operating system does not matter
How does malware works?
Usually by executing an action like…
- Clicking on an unknown link in the mail
- Requesting an unprotected website
- Installing a pretended “free software” with malware in the background
- Using unknown removable storage devices in companies
- Downloading a file from an
What damage can malware cause?
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