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What is Trojan?

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Updated on 06-Jun-2022 12:07:27

In this chapter, we would learn about Trojan in detail. What it is, how it got its name, what are the common types of Trojan, how it works, and how to get rid of it if you encountered one.What is Trojan?The Trojan is a type of malware program or code ... Read More

What is PUP?

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Updated on 20-Apr-2022 11:27:52

If you find some random applications appearing on your system that you do not remember installing, they might be Potentially Unwanted Programs (PUPs).Let us know more about PUP, how it gets an entry on your system, and how to prevent it.What is PUP?As its acronym suggests, PUP or Potentially Unwanted ... Read More

What is a Browser Hijacker?

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Updated on 20-Apr-2022 10:47:47

If the default search engine, homepage, and other settings are randomly changing on your browser, it might be caused by a Browser Hijacker.Let us know what Browser Hijacker is, how it got into your system, and how to get rid of it.What is a Browser Hijacker?A Browser Hijacker is an ... Read More

What is Grayware?

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Updated on 20-Apr-2022 09:01:52

Some malicious programs are not as devastating as Trojans or Virus but still possess danger to the system. Such programs are coined under the term Grayware.In this post, we will know more about Grayware, how it enters your device, and how to prevent it from infiltrating your system.What is Grayware?As ... Read More

What is Keylogger?

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Updated on 20-Apr-2022 08:31:26

If you suspect everything you type from your keyboard is getting recorded and logged, then there might be a Keylogger present on your device. In this post, we would discuss what Keylogger is and how to prevent it from entering your system.What is Keylogger?Keylogger is a malicious program that is ... Read More

What is Spyware?

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Updated on 20-Apr-2022 08:07:32

Suppose you notice your system is consuming a lot more internet data than usual, and your device is regularly heating up even though you are not using it. In that case, it is possible that a Spyware program is hidden on your system, which is causing such irregularities.In this post, ... Read More

What is Ransomware Attack?

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Updated on 20-Apr-2022 07:53:16

If you find that documents, pictures, and other files on your system are automatically renamed by appending an unknown suffix, then it might be because of a Ransomware attack. In this guide, we would discuss in detail what Ransomware is, how it works, and how to prevent Ransomware attacks on ... Read More

Types of Malware

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Updated on 20-Apr-2022 06:45:00

Malware is a term used to describe a computer program responsible for causing a disturbance in your system's working and carrying out other illicit activities. In this chapter, we would learn what the different types of malware are and how they get infiltrated into the system.Types of MalwareBased on the ... Read More

What is Malware?

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Updated on 19-Apr-2022 13:48:23

If your computer or smartphone has suddenly started misbehaving, then it might be because of a Malware program. In this chapter, we would know what Malware is and what are its common types.What is Malware?The term Malware is a combination of two words Malicious and Software. It is a common term ... Read More

What is Social Engineering Attack?

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Updated on 07-Jun-2021 10:19:07

There are various ways cybercriminals conduct illicit activities. With the advancement in security technology, it has become challenging for them to deceive the security programs and attack the device. So, they are using the traditional technique in modern ways to infiltrate the system. This technique is known as the Social ... Read More

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