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What is Spyware

  title={What is Spyware},
  author={Daniel Jonasson danjo and liu. se Johan Sigholm johsi},
During the last few years the termspywarehas become increasingly spread. The definition, though, is still quite indistinct. In this paper we strive to explain what spyware really is, what types and forms it comes in, and examine how it relates to other forms of malicious software. We take a closer look at one instance of especially malicious spyware and also at a number of anti-spyware programs that are out on the market. Finally we compile a list of recommendations on how to protect oneself… Expand
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