Beware of the Deadly Virus

A virus is a program that enters the compter system by attaching itself to another program and then spreads itself across the system.

Types of Virus:

1)Macro virus

2)Network Virus

3)Logic Bomb

4)Boot sector virus

5)Multipartite Virus

6)Stealth Virus

Other Harmful Programs:

1)Trojan Horse

2) Worm

Protective Measures to prevent Viruses: 

1)Install a good antivirus software.

2)Update it Regularly

3)Avoid downloading programs for unknown sources

4)Scan your floppies,CD’s,Flash Drives before usage.

5)Avoid pirated software.

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