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Which of the following is a security threat that disguises itself as legitimate software?

  • A. Trojan
  • B. Worm
  • C. Virus
  • D. Spyware
Created 1 year, 3 months ago by Moderator


This comes from the classic fable of the Trojan horse, a gift that hid attackers inside. Trojans masquerade as anything including helpful programs, while siphoning off data or installing nasty things on a device.


A. Trojan