Topic 3 – Malware

Malicious software exists in many forms and are out there for many reasons. In this topic, you need to teach the audience the main categories of Malware, how users can defend against Malware, and example about Malware in the news.
Strand 3 – IT systems
- Vocabulary: Spyware, Viruses, Trojan horses, Keyloggers
- Explanation of how they work (step-by-step if you can!)
- What steps can a user take to reduce their risk and clean up their computer
Connect to a strand 1 issue or issues
Connect to a strand 2 issue or issues
Identify stakeholders
Present one news article related to this topic

Our Prezis:

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Bibliography:

http://it.uoregon.edu/node/2687
http://ist.mit.edu/security/malware
http://helpdesk.illinoisstate.edu/kb/1664/How_to_remove_unwanted_programs_in_Windows
http://www.rose-hulman.edu/TSC/publications/the_kernel/w08-09_2009-02-kernel.pdf
http://public.csusm.edu/dorig001/issue_paper.html

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By Jose and Polo


Links to Articles and Resources

Insert links to your articles and any really good you have found resources here.
Wired article: http://www.wired.com/dangerroom/2008/11/army-bans-usb-d/

Malware Aimed at Social Networks May Steal Your Reality
http://www.pcworld.com/article/207659/malware_aimed_at_social_networks_may_steal_your_reality.html