Computer virus

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Hex dump o the Blaster worm, shawin a message left for Microsoft co-foonder Bill Gates bi the worm's programmer

A computer virus is a teep o malicious saftware program ("malware") that, when executit, replicates bi reproducin itsel (copyin its awn soorce code) or infectin ither computer programs bi modifeein them.[1]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Stallings, William (2012). Computer security : principles and practice. Boston: Pearson. p. 182. ISBN 978-0-13-277506-9.