Rootkit

A rootkit is a set of software tools with administrator-level access privileges installed on an information system and designed to hide the presence of the tools, maintain the access privileges, …

Virus

A virus is a computer program that can replicate itself, infect a computer without permission or knowledge of the user, and then spread or propagate to another computer. An example …

Worm

A worm is a self-replicating, self-propagating, self-contained program that uses networking mechanisms to spread itself. Source: CNSSI 4009 If you would like to learn more about this topic, watch this …

Antivirus Software

Antivirus Software is a program that monitors a computer or network to detect or identify major types of malicious code and to prevent or contain malware incidents. Sometimes done by …