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Unit 3-Computer Viruses

Where do viruses come from? Are made by destructive people with too much time on their hands
What is a virus? A tiny program that can find it's way into your computer and cause trouble.
How does a virus spread? It replicates
What are some symptoms of viruses? Programs acting slow and total system failure
What is a worm? A program that looks for networks to invade and crash
What is a network? A group of connected computers
What is a Trojan Horse? A destructive piece of software disguised as something good.
How can you protect your computer from viruses? Don't open e-mails from someone you don't know Don't open strange attachments
Created by: 10037023