Security FAQs

PCs, Mac computers, laptops, smartphones and tablets are all subject to an ever growing variety of malicious software programs and other security threats. As a first step towards securing your devices and protecting yourself online, it’s worth ensuring you have a good understanding of the major categories of malware and other threats.

 What is Malware?

What is a Computer virus?

What is a Worm?

What is a Trojan virus?

What is a Keylogger?

What is Phishing?

What is Spyware?

What is a ‘Drive-by Download’?

What is a Rootkit?

What is ADWARE?

Click here for these terms defined.