And today… What is TROJAN?
When we create Digital Products, it is good to know the meanings of what you design :)
Based on this simple idea, today, I decided to share with you the technical jargon that we use and makes us sound so smart … and, as soon as you are introduced to these words, everything will look so clear …
INside the KOD … just for you! www.inkod.com
I am pleased to introduce to you THE CYBER SECURITY LEXICON … and today WHAT IS TROJAN?
A Trojan horse or Trojan is a type of malware that is often disguised as legitimate software. Trojans can be employed by cyber-thieves and hackers trying to gain access to users’ systems. Users are typically tricked by some form of social engineering into loading and executing Trojans on their systems.
TACHLESSS (as we say in Israel…)
The Trojan Horse is a tale from the Trojan War about the subterfuge that the Greeks used to enter the city of Troy and win the war. This metaphor is used to describe a malicious computer program which is used to hack into a computer by misleading users of its true intent.
For more info, I can refer you to:
Borrowed from the story of the wooden horse used to trick the defenders of Troy into sneaking soldiers into their city…us.norton.com
THE TROJAN HORSE OR THE SPARTA HELMER ARE IN GENERAL THE SYMBOL USED FOR ILLUSTRATING TROJAN ATTACKS :
Hope this helped you to better understand The Cyber Security World … and now you can say,
Hey! I’ve learnt something new today!