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Computer Viruses

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What is a Computer Virus? A tiny program that can find its way into your computer and cause trouble.
How does a computer virus spread? It can spread to your computer through an email attachment, Internet downloads, CD, or file-share.
What are some symptoms of having a computer virus? Simple complications
What is a worm? A program that looks for security program.
What is a network? Groups of PC’s
What is a Trojan horse? A piece of distructive software disquised as something good.
Where do computer viruses and worms come from? People with spare time on their hands.
How can you protect your computer against viruses? never opening an email by someone you don’t know and don’t download programs that just pop up.
Created by: LaKeisha_