Difference between Virus, Trojan, Worm, Adware, Spyware, Rootkit, Malware, Backdoor, etc

There are many different types of malware threats on the Internet, waiting and ready to get downloaded to your Windows PC,  to compromise and breach your system’s security. Virus, Trojan, Worm, Adware, Spyware, Rootkit, Malware, Backdoors, PUPs are the most common malware among them. They are forms of unwanted or malicious software. Different kinds of …