Which of these would best describe a category of malicious software that is able to spread without any type of human interaction?
C) Trojan Horse
E) The thing that steals my odd sock
The answer: B) Worm
A worm uses automated capabilities of your operating system to automatically replicate itself between computers. No human intervention is needed!
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