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viruses and their types

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#1 weng11


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Posted 13 December 2015 - 05:40 AM

Hi!can anyone explain to me where these viruses came from?

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Posted 13 December 2015 - 05:51 AM

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How Malware Spreads - How your system gets infected

Malware, crypto malware and other forms of ransomware is typically spread and delivered through social engineering (trickery) and user interaction. Social engineering has become on of the most prolific tactics for distribution of malware, identity theft and fraud.

Malware and crypto malware can also be delivered via exploit kits and drive-by downloads when visiting compromised web sites...see US-CERT Alert (TA14-295A).

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