Cyber Security paper

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OPTION #2: MALWARE ATTACKS

Suppose that while trying to access a collection of short videos on some website, you see a pop-up window stating that you need to install this custom codec in order to view the videos. What threat might this pose to your computer system if you approve this installation request? Support your answers by surveying various malware and how they affect systems and users.

Your well-written paper should meet the following requirements:

  • Paper length: 2-3 pages
  • Include an illustrative table, graphic, or other diagram that can be created or included from properly cited external references.
  • Include two external, scholarly references in addition to the textbook. Do not use blogs, wikis, or other non-scholarly sources.
  • APA