Tuesday, November 23rd, 2004
What is the difference between a Virus, Trojan, and Worm?
Basically, they all fall under the generally category of “viruses”. However, there are a few distinctions.
Virus – Technically, a virus infects another file (attaches or inserts itself into it). They usually infect program files or MS Office documents. From there, it can replicate, do damage, etc. Unlike a worm, these do not function as a… Continue reading