spyware

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n spyware computer software that obtains information from a user's computer without the user's knowledge or consent
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Usage


In news:

The Harvard Law professor's research has taken on spyware scams, click fraudsters, even Sony in its infamous "rootkit" debacle.
Spyware, Phishers Play Off Google.com.
The best way to fight spyware is to attack it on several fronts.
During my Christmas visit, instead of snowboarding with friends, I spent several hours deleting spyware and adware from their computer.
Always select such spyware removal program, which is easy to handle, or you can deal without any support or you can easily get tech support.
Developer of spyware that can take over iPhone and BlackBerry devices draws fire after researchers spot the spyware in use against activists in Bahrain.
Spyware or Handy Tool.
Anti spyware programs- Prevent and battle existing spyware .
The House also passed another anti- spyware bill called the " Spy Act" two days prior to the Goodlatte bill.
This bill, sponsored by Rep Mary Bono, R-CA, would add hefty civil penalties over the use of spyware .
Nearly everyone with an Internet connection has heard of the terms " spyware " and "adware" and most have even had an encounter of some sort with it.
In what regulators are calling a first, the government has asked for a court order to shut down a spyware operation.
FBI spyware sniffs suspect's surfing.
A computer bug similar to spyware has been developed by the FBI to trace the source of cyber crimes, and it remains on a suspect's machine forever.
As spam is to e-mail, spyware is to the web.
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In science:

In this case, however, these stored values are more vulnerable to leakage, particularly when DHKE is deployed in hostile environments with plagued spyware or virus and in view of that the offline pre-computed DH-components are much less protected in practice as they are actually public values to be exchanged in plain.
A New Family of Practical Non-Malleable Diffie-Hellman Protocols
In this case, however, these stored values are more vulnerable to leakage, particularly when DHKE is deployed in hostile environments with plagued spyware or virus and in view of that the offline pre-computed DH-components are much less protected in practice as they are actually public values to be exchanged in plain.
A New Family of Practical Non-Malleable Diffie-Hellman Protocols
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