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CV Unit 3

What is a Computer Virus? A tiny program that can get into your computer and cause trouble.
How does a Computer Virus Spread? Emails, downloads, Music files, even clicking on a website can make changes to your computer, especially without a firewall
What are some symptoms of a computer virus? System failure, working slowly, change of search engines and toolbars, etc.
What is a Worm? a program that finds holes in a network.
What is a Trojan Horse? It is something you download that say is a good thing but does other things.
Where do computer viruses and worms come from? A person that made it. Normally to try and take your social information and money.
How can you protect your computer? using firewalls and adware on your computer to block possible threats.
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