malware

See also: Malware

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Blend of malicious +‎ software.

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈmæl.weə(ɹ)/
  • Hyphenation: mal‧ware

NounEdit

malware (usually uncountable, plural malwares)

  1. (computing) Software which has been designed to operate in a malicious, undesirable manner.
    Hyponyms: see Thesaurus:malware
    • 2020 October 19, “U.S. Charges Russian Intelligence Officers in Major Cyberattacks”, in New York Times[1]:
      In a follow-up attack that hit Kyiv’s power grid a year later, the suspects used a second piece of malware, called Industroyer, to cut power for an hour, the indictment said. The malware, according to experts, posed one of the greatest digital threats to critical infrastructure since Stuxnet, the computer attack by the United States and Israel that took out Iran’s uranium centrifuges in 2009.

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CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English malware.

NounEdit

malware m

  1. (computing) malware
    Synonym: škodlivý software

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English malware.

NounEdit

malware (singular definite ?, plural indefinite malware)

  1. (computing) malware (software developed to harm a computer system)
    Synonym: skadelig software

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DutchEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English malware.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɑl.ʋɛːr/ (usually pronounced in a way approximating the English)
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: mal‧ware

NounEdit

malware m (uncountable)

  1. malware

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English malware.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

malware m (plural malwares)

  1. (computing) malware (software developed to harm a computer system)
    Synonyms: maliciel, logiciel malveillant, logiciel nuisible (rare), pourriciel (rare)

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English malware.

NounEdit

malware m (uncountable)

  1. (computing) malware (software developed to harm a computer system)
    Synonym: software dannoso

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English malware.

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malware m (plural malwares)

  1. (computer security) malware (software developed to harm a computer system)
    Synonym: software malicioso

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RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English malware.

NounEdit

malware n (plural (rare) malware-uri)

  1. (computing) malware
    Synonyms: software rău intenționat, software dăunător (rare)

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English malware.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmalweɾ/, [ˈma.lweɾ]

NounEdit

malware m (plural malwares)

  1. (computing) malware (software developed to harm a computer system)
    Synonym: software malicioso

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TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English malware.

NounEdit

malware

  1. (computing) malware (software developed to harm a computer system)

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