Security Threat Types?

Answer Safety and security are of concern to many Americans, especially after the attacks on September 11, 2001. To a layperson, taking steps to improve your personal security can seem overwhelming. Profe... Read More »

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Information security - threat?

Not sure if you mean general average user or actual IT Security ? The term threat to the average user computer is several fold. Threat generally means malware such as a computer virus, worm, trojan... Read More »

What is the current US Homeland Security Threat Level?

What is the Homeland Security Threat Level System?

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) says the United States is at risk of terrorist attacks, and will continue to be at risk for the foreseeable future. The government developed the Homeland S... Read More »

Why Is Adware or Spyware Considered to Be a Security Threat?

Adware and spyware are small programs that affect the Windows operating system. These programs are almost always an annoyance, but not always a security threat. Nevertheless, these programs have th... Read More »