Spyware
Definition Software often advertised as Freeware or Adware but that install in your computer, generally without your knowledge, other programs that run in the background collecting data about what web sites you go to, your personal information, the games you play, the software you use, etc, without your permission. The software will then send this information back to the creator's servers where it is collected.
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