Malware definition

Malware any thing or device (including any software, code, file or program) which may prevent, impair or otherwise adversely affect the access to or operation, reliability or user experience of any computer software, hardware or network, telecommunications service, equipment or network or any other service or device, including worms, trojan horses, viruses and other similar things or devices.
Malware means any virus, Trojan horse, time bomb, key-lock, spyware, worm, malicious code or other software program designed to or able to, without the knowledge and authorization of the Company or any of its Subsidiaries, disrupt, disable, harm, interfere with the operation of or install itself within or on any Software, computer data, network memory or hardware.
Malware. : means computer software, code or instructions that: (a) intentionally, and with malice intent by a third party, adversely affect the operation, security or integrity of a computing, telecommunications or other digital operating or processing system or environment, including without limitation, other programs, data, databases, computer libraries and computer and communications equipment, by altering, destroying, disrupting or inhibiting such operation, security or integrity; (b) without functional purpose, self-replicate written manual intervention; (c) purport to perform a useful function but which actually performs either a destructive or harmful function, or perform no useful function other than utilize substantial computer, telecommunications or memory resources with the intent of causing harm; or (d) without authorization collect and/or transmit to third parties any information or data; including such software, code or instructions commonly known as viruses, Trojans, logic bombs, worms, adware and spyware.

Examples of Malware in a sentence

  • SKU Price Plan ID Description Frequency Cost CF- WIRELESS- NNI-SLED Price plan ID 699515 Core Gateway Monthly $2.72 MDF- WIRELESS- NNI- SLED Price Plan ID 699514 Malware Defense Monthly $4.17 Note: Secure Cloud Gateway powered by iboss solution requires a Mobile Private Network Tiered Hierarchy design where iboss operates the parent privatenetwork and each mutual customer of iboss and Verizon Wireless must have a private network built as a child of the iboss parent.

  • Malware that tries to update over the Internet will fail to do so, and bots that wait for commands from their master most likely will stay dormant.

  • Protection from Malware An enterprise level anti-virus solution must be installed on all systems and devices (e.g., servers, laptops, desktops, mobile devices) from a market leading vendor with appropriate licencing.

  • Provide Teamviewer access to the Hardware being used.The Customer is to confirm with the Supplier that their system has up to date Anti Virus Software running and that the PC being connected to is free of all Malware.

  • Maintain and manage the Joint Malware Catalog, which is the central repository for storing malware and associated analysis.


More Definitions of Malware

Malware means any malicious or destructive software which may be hostile, intrusive or disruptive, including viruses, worms, trojans, backdoors, spyware or keyloggers.
Malware means any malicious data, code, script, active content, program, or other malicious software that could damage, destroy, alter or disrupt any computer program, data, firmware or hardware.
Malware means computer viruses, bugs or other malicious, destructive or corrupting software, code, agent, program or macros, and/or phishing or social engineering schemes which utilise computer software or telecommunications to obtain personal data or any other personal information for malicious or fraudulent purposes.
Malware means any manipulating program which modifies other programs and/or replicates itself, spyware, ransomware, viruses or any other unwanted programs;
Malware means a form of unauthorized, hostile or intrusive software code or programming instruction(s) intentionally designed to disrupt, disable, harm, monitor, interfere with or otherwise adversely affect computer programs, data files or operations (excluding software keys), including adware, Back Doors, botnets, key loggers, ransomware, rootkits, spyware, Trojan horses, viruses, worms and other types of disabling, harmful, malicious, or unauthorized computer code, files, links, content, scripts, messages, agents, or programs.
Malware means any virus, worm, Trojan horse, logic bomb, time bomb, back door, trap door, malware, botnets or any other similar form of code intended, or having that effect, to cause harm, damage or to prevent or restrict the use of any computer system or data;