Insider Threat 201

Malicious Code

Malicious Code, or sometimes known as “Attack Code” is a program code intended to perform an unauthorized function or process that will have adverse impact on the confidentiality, integrity, or …

December 24th, 2019

Spyware

Spyware is software that is secretly or surreptitiously installed into an information system without the knowledge of the system user or owner. Related Term: Keylogger Source: CNSSI 4009, NIST SP …

December 20th, 2019

How to Protect Yourself From Malware

Malicious Applet

A malicious applet is a small application program that is automatically downloaded and executed and that performs an unauthorized function on an information system. It is essentially malware that is deployed …

December 20th, 2019

Malicious Logic

Malicious Logic is hardware, firmware, or software that is intentionally included or inserted in a system to perform an unauthorized function or process that will have adverse impact on the …

December 20th, 2019