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Malware

Computer virus and other malware in simple words

A computer virus is a computer program,¬†malicious software, that can replicate itself and spread from one computer to another. Viruses can increase their chances of spreading to other computers by infecting files on a network file system or a file system that is accessed by other computers. Malware also includes¬† computer worms, Trojan horses, rootkits, …