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|
|CookieMiner||February 1, 2019|
|Cool Exploit Kit||7/10||0||January 7, 2013|
|Coreshell||May 13, 2019|
|Crack/Activator||June 4, 2013|
|CrashOverride||March 20, 2018|
|CREAMSICLE||April 18, 2019|
|CrimeBoss Exploit Kit||7/10||0||September 25, 2013|
|CrimePack Exploit Kit||6/10||0||April 15, 2013|
|Cron||September 3, 2019|
|Cryptoloot.pro Miner||December 27, 2017|
|CryptoService||7/10||0||December 30, 2011|
|Csrss.exe||July 29, 2010|
|Cuerpo Nacional de Policia Virus||January 16, 2012|
|Cutlet||June 24, 2019|
|CXmal/DNSCha-A||6/10||0||May 2, 2012|
|DAGGER||September 26, 2013|
|Dark Tequila||August 31, 2018|
|DarkHotel||May 13, 2019|
|Darkleech||7/10||0||April 3, 2013|
|Datprot.exe||May 18, 2010|
|DaVinci||9/10||0||February 13, 2013|
|dba.exe||January 30, 2012|
|Death Botnet||July 25, 2018|
|Deepfake Malware||April 5, 2019|
|DesktopLayer||September 10, 2010|