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Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) Version 9 Cert Guide, Second Edition by Michael Gregg

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Chapter 5. Malware Threats

This chapter covers the following topics:

Image Viruses and worms: This category of malware continues to be a real threat and can be used to launch many different types of attacks.

Image Trojans: Trojans are one of the top malware threats today and can be used for anything from spying on a user to controlling the user’s system.

Image Covert communication: Any means of sending information in some way that is not usually allowed is considered ...

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