Categories of legal software which can be exploited by criminals

 

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Categories of legal software which can be exploited by criminals

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Latest update: 2019 May 29 ID: 664
 
 
 
 
Criminals can use some types of legal software installed on your computer for illegal purposes and attacks. Kaspersky Lab divides such software into the following categories:
 
 
 
 
 

Adware (Adware, Advware, Browser Hijackers)

 
 
 
 
 

Pornware

 
 
 
 
 

Other applications

 
 
 
 
 

Alternative classifications

 
 
 
 
 

What to do if the computer is infected

 
 
 
 
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