Computing- Software Crossword

A utility that searches for and removes any viruses on a computer
Antivirus
1 of 10
A hardware device that is connected to the computer
Peripheral
2 of 10
A one-stop server which contains updates for many programs and drivers so that an update utility only needs to check the repository for all available updates
Repository
3 of 10
A program that runs silently on a user’s computer and collects personal data from it which it makes available to other users
Spyware
4 of 10
A malware program that runs silently on a user’s computer and enables another user to connect to the computer and take control of it
Trojan
5 of 10
A malware program that uses the resources of the computer in which it is installed to spread to other computers and cause the computers to become unreliable
Worm
6 of 10
Systems software that performs a common maintenancece task
Utility
7 of 10
The tools provided by the operating system to allow the computer and the user to give instructions to the computer and receive and understand the results
User interface
8 of 10
A utility or device that monitors the traffic between a computer and the internet and only allows connections that are authorised
Firewall
9 of 10
Software that enables the program to operate
System software
10 of 10

Other cards in this set

Card 2

Front

A hardware device that is connected to the computer

Back

Peripheral

Card 3

Front

A one-stop server which contains updates for many programs and drivers so that an update utility only needs to check the repository for all available updates

Back

Preview of the front of card 3

Card 4

Front

A program that runs silently on a user’s computer and collects personal data from it which it makes available to other users

Back

Preview of the front of card 4

Card 5

Front

A malware program that runs silently on a user’s computer and enables another user to connect to the computer and take control of it

Back

Preview of the front of card 5
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smurf

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really good quiz :)

Cameron THE DERP Black

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anyone else fell into temptation?

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