Which of the following terms is used more generally for describing concealment routines in a malicious program?

Last Updated on December 21, 2021 by Admin 3

Which of the following terms is used more generally for describing concealment routines in a malicious program?

  • virus
  • worm
  • trojan horse
  • spyware
  • rootkits
  • backdoor
  • None of the choices.
Explanation: 
Rootkits can prevent a malicious process from being reported in the process table, or keep its files from being read. Originally, a rootkit was a set of tools installed by a human attacker on a Unix system where the attacker had gained administrator access. Today, the term is used more generally for concealment routines in a malicious program.
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