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My name is Iris Barreto (aka Sister Iris Marie). I am a Schoenstatt Sister of Mary getting updated and learning about the world of IT. I began my studies at MATC in the Fall of 2016. Studying the IT Support Specialist program, I hope to be a great asset to my community and to the Schoenstatt Movement.
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What are the differences between Adware Virus, Worms, Spyware, Trojan, Rootkits, Backdoors, Logic bomb, Botnets
Security breaches is a big problem that concerns every company. Many businesses are still unprepared or not protected at all from a variety of security threat. There are many causes and many type of security threat. These threats are referred to as malicious software program also known as “Malware”. Some of them are not even known by the average computer users. Below are the most known malware that can harm our computers, each one will be define along with their characteristics. Adware: They are designed to display advertisements on your computer, redirect your search request to advertising websites and collect marketing-type data about you- in instance- the types of websites that you visit-so that customized adverts can be displayed. There is no signs of the program in your computer’s system making its presence unknown and challenging to detect. Visiting an infected website can result in unauthorized installation of adware on your computer. Virus: Is design to spread from host to host. It has the ability to replicate itself. A computer virus is a type of malicious program written to alter the way a computer operates. It is also designed to spread from one computer to another. A virus operates by inserting itself to a legitimate program in order to execute its code. Worms: A computer worm is a self-b replicating computer program that penetrates an operating system with the intend of spreading malicious codes. Worms utilizes networks to send copies of the original code to others computers. Worms cause harm by consuming bandwidth or sometimes deleting files or sending document via e-mail. Worms can also install backdoor on computers. Worms are often...
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If you are looking to get into a networking field you will want to receive the CompTia Network+ certification to get a basic understanding of networking. This will teach you many of the industry’s standard practices and guidelines for networking as a whole. It is important that you understand what you are supposed to learn before taking this exam. It can be a time-consuming process even if you have a basic understanding of networking already. It is important to try and find official documentation and practice tests for review to make sure you know the terminology they utilize. It can be difficult to go in with knowledge you possess, as you may misunderstand questions if you do not study their way. The following steps can help you prepare to study for the exam the correct way and become certified in no time. Before you go into the exam it is important to be well prepared, and to be well prepared you need a plan. It is important to set goals to accomplish and to have a reasonable timeline to complete them in, do not try to rush the process. First you should create a timeline, second you should make sure you are confident that you are meeting those timeline goals effectively. It is okay to adjust your timeline if you see issues arise or are getting frustrated, just remember not to stray too far off. Next execute your strategy properly, make sure that you are reviewing material that you know is on the test. Take a practice exam if you understand basic networking already, see if any of it...
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So your boss just told to you that he wants you to take a business trip to San Francisco and participate in a conference on behalf of your company. The company will pay for some of the expenses, but you have to do all the planning and booking. You may be thinking to yourself this sounds like a daunting task, but it can be easily managed if you use a product like Asana to help you plan out your steps. I will go through a list of possible steps you may want to take while planning your trip, and then at the end of this post I will show a picture of what your list may look like when plugged into a management and planning program like Asana. One of the first steps you should take when planning this trip is to figure out what your budget is. Once you know that you will know how much you can spend on different items. Then you need to find out exactly where the conference is going to take place. There are a number of different ways you can go about doing this, but the easiest would probably be to just look up the location on the internet. The next step may be to find a hotel close to where the event is being held. You should look for a hotel that has the amenities that you want. You may want to find one that has a pool or even a whirlpool for you to use and unwind in the evenings after you spend the long days at the conference. You...
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Every technology person should have the basics skills and be able to prove them to a potential employer The CompTIA A+ certification is one of the certifications that you will need to acquire in the IT field. The CompTIA A+ certification is a very valuable tool in becoming or advancing as an IT professional. The certification validates a person’s skills in several general computer software and hardware related areas. I have found that the best practice for any test is preparation. I have found that the more planning you do will help you to do well on the exam. There are many tools available, both online and offline, that can prepare you for this task. For this particular certification there is a large assortment of books and practice tests available. The following online study guides are designed to help you with your Comptia A+ test prep. You can discuss any questions or comments that you may have, either on these study guides or on the Comptia A+ test on our community forum. CompTIA A+ Hardware Courses Introduction: Architecture and Concepts Preventive Maintenance [Course Map] Desktop Teardown (Removing & Installing Components) – I [Course Map] Portable Computer Teardown (Removing & Installing Components) – II [Course Map] Device Configuration and Port Settings [Course Map] Installing IDE & SCSI Devices [Course Map] Upgrading A PC [Course Map] Diagnosing & Troubleshooting [Course Map] Motherboard/Processor/Memory [Course Map] Understanding & Configuring CMOS (Complementary Metal Oxide Semiconductor) [Course Map] Printers [Course Map] Networking Concepts [Course Map] CompTIA A+ OS (Operating Systems Technology) Courses Microsoft Windows OS [Course Map] System Files & Disk Partitions [Course Map]...