Trojan Horse Explained

A computer trojan horse is a program which conducts malicious activities on a computer. A computer trojan horse can be classified as a trojan virus or a trojan worm because both of these types of trojans create malicious activities on a computer.

There are many different type of activities trojan horses can perform. They include

1. Downloading other forms of malware on your computer
2. Accessing a server from the web
3. Creating a backdoor to your computer

One of the most widely spread trojans is the trojan.vundo virus, which is used to download advertisements onto your computer. Trojan.Vundo can generally be cleaned and remove with most antivirus scanners. However, there are many different variants of the trojan and the trojan is constantly updated, making it harder to remove.

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