By: Joshua Weeks

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Malware:software that is intended to damage or disable computers and computer systems

Some ways malware can happen is through

1. Virus

2. Trojan Horse

3. Spyware


A virus is a program designed by the programmer to do what they want, in order to spread it needs to make contact

some ways it can spread is throught a CD, FlashDrive or internet

Trojan Horse

Trojan Horse is when you click on something or download something that looks good but gives the person access to something on your computer

For example You could think you downloading a movie or song but you giving that person access


Spyware is a program on you computer that obtains your personal information

Ways to Avoid Malware

Someways to avoid malware are you could buy antivirus software

You could use a firewall

Also in addition be smart about what you click on and do on your computer to avoid malware