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What is a computer virus? A computer virus is a tiny program , can spread to other computers , it is a program that gets to your computer and causes trouble.
How does a computer virus spread? It replicated themselves and makes copies of it's self.
What are some symptoms of having a computer virus? System failure, Program reacting slowly, unable to open files or files are deleted.
What is a worm? A program that looks for security holes in s network, goes from computer to computer truing to damage a whole computer network.
What is a Trojan horse? A destructive piece of software that is discised as a good thing. not technically a virus. it can not replicate.
Where do computer viruses come from? People can create them, often people that have to much time on their hands.
How can you protect your computer from a computer virus? Virus protecting software, never opening a computer attachment from some you don't know, and never accept unknown downloads.
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