Friday, August 26, 2005

Spyware or Adware, it's all about Malware: Do you speak Geek?

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A newsletter from TechTarget
August 26, 2005

IN THIS ISSUE:
> Forewarned is forearmed: Do you speak Malware?

FOREWARNED IS FOREARMED
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How much do you know about malware?

How much do you know about the creepy-crawlies looking to infest your
system and wreak general havoc? So many kinds of malware in the wild,
from garden variety worms to hybrid viruses. You've got to watch out
for Trojan horses, spyware, and social engineering -- and don't
forget to secure that back door! The first line of defense is
knowledge. Understand the enemy and protect yourself.

Take our quiz to find out how much you know about malicious code:
http://searchsecurity.techtarget.com/sDefinition/0,,sid14_gci962374,00.html?track=NL-37&ad=526924&offer=malware

Want a crash course first? Here's a printable glossary of common
malware-related terms and their meanings:
http://searchsecurity.techtarget.com/sDefinition/0,,sid14_gci919434,00.html?track=NL-37&ad=526924&offer=malware




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