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When it comes to fighting viruses and other forms of infections that can cause damage to your computer or files it helps to know some terminology to keep yourself aware of what to look for when protecting your computer.Here is a listing of common virus related words and terms that you can learn to help your understanding of how viruses work.Threat assessment - The severity rating of a virus.Trojan Horse – A virus that portrays itself as something other than a virus upon execution.
Client computer - A computer that runs a client program.
I continued to press and ask whether this was officially Microsoft's position or not and he would not answer.
I got Norton on the phone and he could hardly speak.
One engineer went so far as to say the problem is because Norton Security is *NOT* compatible with Windows 10 and went even further to say that because I am using it I now have viruses and corrupt files.
I pushed back and he started backing down by suggesting it was his opinion that Norton doesn't work.
Heuristics - designed to detect previously unknown viruses based on known virus attributes or characteristics.