Category : Computer & Networking security : Technology

What Is A Computer Virus?

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A computer virus is a destructive program or application designed to replicate and spread throughout the computer on its on. Computer viruses can be contracted through opening e-mail attachments containing viruses, downloading infected programs from the internet (usually free programs), or from remo

Book Review: Anti-Spam Tool Kit

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A review of the book Anti-Spam Tool Kit by Paul Wolfe, Charlie Scott and Mike Erwin from Osborne / McGraw-Hill Publishing. Spam is a scourge on email and the Internet as a whole and the problem just keeps growing. Messagelabs reported that over 60% of all email messages in the first half of 2004 wer