THE MOST DANGEROUS THREAT
On many occasions, any computer threat is called a virus,
something that is not entirely correct, since there is a specific
name for each threat. In this post, we are going to find out
which names are given to each of them and which can
endanger not only our personal computer but also the
computer network of any company.
It should be remembered that cyber threats and virus will
leads you to great loss if not handled properly and that loss
will be huge.
It must be remembered that, although DDoS attacks are one
of the most lethal that can exist today, there are many other
threats like the ones we are going to list below.
Malware- They are codes designed by cybercriminals whose
objective is to change the operation of any computer system,
especially without the infected user noticing. They have the
ability to corrupt the files that you have saved on your hard
drive or even destroy certain files.
Spyware- This is spyware that has the ability to collect
information from a computer and transmit it without the
knowledge of the affected person, endangering the security of
the affected computer (passwords, email accounts, bank
Ransomware- For both computers and mobile phones, it is
one of the fastest growing threats lately. A program locks
either of these two devices with a message asking for a
ransom so that the user can regain control. A ransom in
Bitcoin is required so that the person or persons who have
launched this threat cannot be traced.
Phishing- It is another of the great current threats and it
comes via email. Through social engineering or with websites
that perfectly simulate being authentic websites, confidential
information is acquired fraudulently.
Trojans- In this case, it is a program that, when run, provides
the attacker with the ability to control the infected computer
remotely and often without the user's knowledge.
Worms- They can replicate in a thousand and one different
ways in our system, and cause a large number of cop