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A program that appears to be legitimate but is designed to have destructive effects, as to data residing in the computer onto which the program was loaded.

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Q: What does the saying a Trojan horse mean?
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How did the Greeks get inside the gates of Troy and win the Trojan war?

By saying that the Trojan horse was an offering to the gods

What was the nationality of people inside Trojan Horse?

The Greeks were the people inside the Trojan Horse. The people of Troy thought it was a wonderful gift. This is were the old saying 'don't look a gift horse in the mouth' came from.

Was there a Trojan horse?

yes there was a Trojan Horse.

What type of malware substitutes itself for a legitimate program?

A Trojan Horse.

Which city was the Trojan Horse in?

The Trojan horse was pulled into Troy, hence 'Trojan'.

What are the types of Trojan horse virus?

There aren't types of Trojan Horse virus. A Trojan Horse is a type of virus.

What was the name of the horse that was used in the Trojan war?

The Trojan Horse

What did Trojan Hores die for?

Possibly you mean the 'Trojan Horse', which was a huge wooden model of a horse in which the Greeks concealed soldiers in order to capture Troy. So, since the Trojan Horse was only a model, it wasn't alive, thus couldn't die.

Why was the Trojan Horse useful?

The Trojan Horse was a very successful distraction to allow the Greeks to infiltrate the town of Troy. The Trojan Horse was used during the Trojan war.

What city was named after the Trojan horse?

No city was named after the Trojan horse.

What was the Trojan Horse made from?

The Trojan horse was made out of wood.

What is the genre of The Trojan Horse?

The Trojan Horse is a historical fiction novel.