Malware (or malicious software) is software designed to infiltrate or damage a computer system without the owner’s informed consent. The expression is a general term used by computer professionals to mean a variety of forms of hostile, intrusive or annoying software or program code. The term “computer virus” is sometimes used as a catch-all phrase to include all types of malware including true viruses.
Software is considered malware based on the perceived intent of the creator rather than any particular features. Malware includes computer viruses, worms, Trojan horses, most rootkits, spyware, dishonest adware, crimeware and other malicious and unwanted software. Malware is not the same as defective software or software which has a legitimate purpose but contains harmful bugs.
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|Name||Threat Level||Detection Count||Date|
|PE_LICAT.A||8/10||0||October 8, 2010|
|PE_SALITY.LNK-O||July 28, 2010|
|PE_VIRUX.A-1||9/10||5,547||November 17, 2009|
|PE_ZBOT.A||April 29, 2010|
|Pegasus Malware||May 14, 2019|
|PestTrap||7/10||12||November 5, 2007|
|Phoenix Exploit Kit||7/10||0||April 10, 2013|
|Ping.exe||December 16, 2011|
|PinkKite||May 3, 2019|
|PinkStats||7/10||0||June 26, 2013|
|Pipka||November 18, 2019|
|Pirate Matryoshka||May 2, 2019|
|Pitou||July 12, 2019|
|Polícia de Segurança Pública Portuguese Virus||March 12, 2012|
|Pony Botnet||8/10||575||July 9, 2013|
|POODLE Malware||7/10||0||February 27, 2015|
|PoSeidon||May 22, 2019|
|PoSlurp||July 25, 2019|
|Possible-Threat:FUBARDestroyer||January 4, 2011|
|PossibleThreat.Patch.IDM||November 26, 2010|
|Potao Express||October 8, 2019|
|PowerStallion||May 31, 2019|
|PreAMo||April 22, 2019|
|Predator the Thief||May 29, 2019|
|Privacy.exe||November 25, 2011|