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Mar 27 2011   5:50PM GMT

Malware Infection Flowchart

Ken Harthun Ken Harthun Profile: Ken Harthun

This image needs little explanation, but I want to thank Dave at Davescomputertips.com for posting it in his forum. If you’re not a member of that forum and a subscriber of the newsletter, you need to be. Here’s what he had to say:

I found this over at computerschool.org and it does an excellent job of explaining the “what” and “why” of malware. We at DCT often try to explain it in simple terms, but this picture just lets you follow the flow of money. Now you know why it is important to practice safe computing!

Hint: Click here to view the chart full size at its original location.

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