How to Remove Spyware & Malware from a Computer

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Which of these is NOT malware?

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1. What is the difference between spyware and malware?

2. Why should you remove malware?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

As our technology grows more complicated, so do the security implications. Though computers have made things more efficient, they have also opened information to new types of corruption. This quiz tests your understanding of malware and spyware with questions about their differences and how to remove them.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This assessment will help you determine how well you understand malware and spyware with questions regarding:

  • Their differences
  • Why you should remove them
  • Anti-malware programs and other options

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on computer safety
  • Making connections - use understanding of the concept of malware and spyware
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding removing malware and spyware

Additional Learning

For more information about this topic, review the lesson titled How to Remove Spyware & Malware from a Computer. This includes more, such as:

  • How malware and spyware work
  • Ways they harm your computer
  • Steps you can take to protect yourself
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