Malware Glossary | PDSC Advice Guides

Malware is a term for Malicious Software/Code, below in our Malware Glossary you can learn about some of the main software that can be inserted into a system for harmful purposes.

You can download our Malware Glossary to use in your organisation to help educate your staff on what sort of Malware to look out for and protect your business. 


Bombards the user with unwanted ads that pop-up onscreen and can be difficult to close, changes the browser homepage, slows computer performance / internet connection, adds new toolbars / plugins / extensions without consent or redirects to advertising pages. Potentially, ads could act as Spyware.

Malware Glossary