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Which attacks requires a carrier file to self-replicate?

Asked by Rayninth, Last updated: Aug 02, 2021

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Answered Mar 07, 2018

A virus requires a carrier file to spread across a network and replicates by inserting copies into other files. A trojan is defined as an attack that doesnt self-replicate.

A virus requires a carrier file to spread across a network and replicates by inserting copies into
A worm can self-replicate without a carrier file. Spam can be used to disguise an attack, but is not in of itself an attack.

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