The Difference between a Computer Virus and Computer Worm

The Difference between a Computer Virus and Computer Worm

Computer Viruses and worms are often used interchangeably: there are a few key differences in how they work. Both viruses and worms are a type of malware: a worm is a type of virus. What is a Computer Virus? Computer viruses are named after human viruses that spread from person to person. A computer virus is a program made of malicious code that can propagate itself from device to device. Like a cold that alters your...

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