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|
|SoftwareBundler:Win32/Besofter||1/10||0||June 27, 2013|
|SoftwareBundler:Win32/Cakeport||7/10||0||August 8, 2013|
|SOUNDBITE||May 16, 2019|
|Soundrec.exe||April 1, 2019|
|SOUNDWAVE||October 18, 2019|
|Spammer.Sality.A||8/10||0||July 29, 2011|
|Speed-checker.exe||June 27, 2013|
|Speedbit Video Accelerator||0/10||0||February 11, 2013|
|Spelevo Exploit Kit||March 19, 2019|
|SpicyOmelette||October 1, 2018|
|Spike Botnet||7/10||0||October 2, 2014|
|Spyware Guard 2009||10/10||7||January 16, 2009|
|Stamp EK Exploit Kit||9/10||0||February 12, 2013|
|Stats.php||July 9, 2012|
|Stdrt.exe||February 3, 2012|
|StealRat||7/10||0||July 23, 2013|
|StealthWorker||March 11, 2019|
|Stegoloader||July 2, 2015|
|Stij.exe||June 14, 2013|
|Styx Exploit Kit||7/10||0||June 28, 2013|
|Survey Prize Center||6/10||0||August 25, 2011|
|Sus.Behav||June 26, 2009|
|Sus.ComPack||June 26, 2009|
|Sus/20124792-B||7/10||0||January 2, 2013|
|Sus/DeplyJv-A||7/10||0||January 3, 2013|