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Security :: Viruses and Other Malware

Malware , short for malicious software , is an all-ecompassing term for ... (or smartphone) without the user's informed consent. Malware includes viruses, worms, trojan horses, spyware, adware, scareware, ... Twenty years ago, worms and viruses were the only forms of malware in circulation, and they were not subtle. You knew you were in trouble ...

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Antivirus

... certain types of files are commonly used to transmit malware , those types of files may not be sent over the HSU email system ... that a computer you're using has become infected with malware , please stop using the machine immediately and follow the ...

ITS Service - Anonymous - Mar 14 2014 - 8:29am - 0 comments

Security :: Information Security Basics

... maintaining a high degree of protection against  malware , hackers, and data breaches.   Responsibility . ... - a threat to computer security. Threat landscape . Malware, viruses and bots can come from any direction. Staying on top of ...

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Security :: Tools and Resources

... still maintaining a high degree of protection against malware , hackers, and data breaches: Campus border firewall . A ... Access Control (NAC). Designed to proactively prevent malware or hackers from gaining access to the network. At HSU, this is tackled ...

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How does the PolicyKey help HSU?

... connect to those networks free of viruses and other malware , as well as ensuring that everyone is running the most-up-to-date ... for users is that, in addition to keeping your system malware-free, network access is faster because malware isn't clogging the ...

FAQ - Anonymous - Jul 14 2011 - 2:31pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Security :: Email Attachments

... should be constantly on guard against the threat of malware and take personal responsibility for ensuring that individual ... in those file formats most commonly used to distribute malware. Gmail will block these types of files even if they are sent in a ...

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Security :: Virus Protection

... your screen, or applications stopped working. Today's malware instead tries to be as secretive as possible - the goal is to get ... Because certain file types are commonly used to transmit malware, those types of file may not be sent over the HSU email system as an ...

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Security :: Spammers, Phishers, and How to Stop Them

... a link to a website that may infect your machine with malware and/or turn it into a “spambot”. This enables the ...

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Security :: HSU-Owned Devices :: Approved Antivirus Software

... spyware, worms, Trojans, and a long list of other malware that can damage or destroy data. In order to protect both your ...

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What other security software should I have on my system?

... suite software packages will do a good job of keeping malware and hackers out of your computer. HSU's email system is GMail ...

FAQ - Anonymous - Sep 12 2011 - 10:56am - 0 comments - 0 attachments

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