Computer Virus Detection And Prevention
A computer virus is a self-replicating malware that infects computer programs .The virus itself is a set of executable codes or documents that spreads with the help of hosts. As most viruses are destructive in their objective they are called malware meaning 'malicious software'.
The modus operandi of a computer virus is similar to that of a biological virus, wherein these infect the normal computer operating system or computer program by attaching itself to it. Viruses have been adept at infecting almost all types of operating systems from widely used MS-DOS to...
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