MALWARE

WHAT IS MALWARE?

Malicious Software which is simply known as Malware is a program file that can massively harm your computer. Malwares are specifically designed to steal data or make data inaccessible by deleting, altering or encrypting it. This can be done by taking control over crucial software programs. Moreover, malware can even harm the hardware of a computer.

COMMON TYPES OF MALWARE?

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Adware

Adware’s function is to make programs and websites inaccessible for by creating repetitive pop-ups. These pop-ups could be advertisements, survey forms or deceiving offers.

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Bug

The human errors left behind in the source code are the vulnerabilities that lead to giving access to the attackers. These bugs can prevent you from accessing data and will let attackers steal your valuable data.

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Ransomware

This is a malware which encrypts your data and software making it inaccessible for you. The only way to regain access it to pay the attacker the demanded ransom.

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Trojan Horse

Trojan Horses are malwares disguised as executable program files. Once activated, they can reveal your credentials, data and allow access to some of the computer peripherals.

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Virus

Capable of spreading by copying itself, exploits the vulnerabilities of host computers. These are hidden as executable script-files and documents which are activated once executed.

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Worm

The most common malware which tries to exploit your Operating System’s vulnerabilities. Worms are self-replicable and spread easily in your computer. These are usually attached with emails and program files.

How Does Malware Affect Businesses

Theft of Credentials:

You can be left without access to your server, database or computer if these malwares penetrate and change your credentials once they have stolen.

Loss of Data:

Organizations can be left vulnerable without their data. Many companies suffer huge data losses and your company wouldn’t want to be on that list.

Making Softwares and Systems Inefficient:

Malwares make your software slow and inefficient. Some malwares are capable of performing activities without the user’s knowledge.

Access to your Activity:

Some specialized malwares such as Spyware and Bots can track your activity such as screen watching and keylogging.

Breakdown of Infrastructure:

Malwares are the initial softwares that can lead crash your company’s infrastructure making causing huge loses.

HOW TO PREVENT MALWARE

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You can make your company and business secure by adopting simple yet effective changes.

  • Efficient Firewall System
  • Anti-Malware Programs
  • Regular Security Patches
  • Backing Up your Data
  • Maintaining a Safe Network

HOW CAN HUMANBOT HELP

At Humanbot, we provide the latest Anti-Malware and Firewall Systems. These are backed up by regular security patches that are carefully designed based upon your organization’s vulnerabilities. A dedicated and specialized cyber security team is always ready to face any attacks and provide customer support.

At Humanbot, we have got you covered with all your Cyber Security needs as we have expertise from Software to the Hardware components that will mitigate the risks from these attacks.

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