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Understanding Computers and the Internet - Lecture 7

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Lecture 7 - Security

Threats to privacy: cookies, forms, logs, and data recovery. Security risks: packet sniffing, passwords, phishing, hacking, viruses and worms, spyware, and zombies. Piracy: WaReZ and cracking.

David J. Malan, Dan Armendariz
Computer Science E-1: Understanding Computers and the Internet, Fall 2008
(Dan Armendariz and David J. Malan of Harvard University)
http://www.harvard.edu
Date accessed: 2010-03-23
License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA

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