Viruses, spam and phishing FAQ

What is spyware?

Spyware is software that can send an ill-intentioned person:

  • keyboard stroke sequences
  • histories
  • passwords
  • other confidential information

Spyware is often marketed as software for surveillance of spouses, children, and employees, or simply as tools to spy on users and access their private information.

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