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Computer Puzzle Crossword

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a regularly updated website or web page, typically one run by an individual or small group, that is written in an informal or conversational style. Blog
a type of compact disc able to store large amounts of data, especially high-resolution audiovisual material. DVD
Its the most common type of memory found in computers and other devices, such as printers. RAM
s a common interface that enables communication between devices and a host controller such as a personal computer. USB
is a microcomputer designed for use by one person at a time. PC
a part of a computer system or network that is designed to block unauthorized access while permitting outward communication. FireWall
Internet Service Provider ISP
while not directly controlled by or connected to a computer or external network. Offline
a program with a graphical user interface for displaying HTML files, used to navigate the World Wide Web. Browser
messages distributed by electronic means from one computer user to one or more recipients via a network. Email
a machine for printing text or pictures onto paper, especially one linked to a computer. Printer
the use of dedicated websites and applications to interact with other users, or to find people with similar interests to oneself. Social NetWorking
a string of characters that allows access to a computer, interface, or system. Password
a small electronic device containing flash memory that is used for storing data or transferring it to or from a computer, digital camera, etc. FlashDrive
. COMPUTING a single instruction that expands automatically into a set of instructions to perform a particular task. Macro
controlled by or connected to another computer or to a network. Online
the part of a network address that identifies it as belonging to a particular domain. DomainName
a location connected to the Internet that maintains one or more pages on the World Wide Web. Translations, word origin, and more definitions Website
a kind of memory that retains data in the absence of a power supply. Flash Memory
a computer or computer program that manages access to a centralized resource or service in a network. Server
an act of logging in to a computer, database, or system. Login
a global computer network providing a variety of information and communication facilities, consisting of interconnected networks using standardized communication protocols. Internet
oftware that is intended to damage or disable computers and computer systems. MalWare
opy (data) from one computer system to another, typically over the Internet. Downlaod
the programs and other operating information used by a computer. SoftWare
the address of a World Wide Web page. URL
provide (a computer or other machine) with coded instructions for the automatic performance of a particular task. Program
a high-capacity, self-contained storage device containing a read-write mechanism plus one or more hard disks, inside a sealed unit. Also called hard disk drive. HardDrive
short for Internet Protocol. IP
connect as or operate with a network. NetWork

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Computer Networks Crossword

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What is it called when computers and other devices that are connected to share hardware, software, and data? Computer Network
A real time, face to face meeting between individuals not in the physically in the same place is called? Videoconference
A phone, such as a cellular or satellite phone, that uses a wireless network. mobile phone
The act of working from a remote location bu using computers and networking technology. telecommute
The use of networking technology to provide medical information and services telemedicine
A network that uses a central device connected directly to several other devices star network
In a client-server network, a computer that is dedicated to processing client requests. server
A location that provides wireless Internet access. hotspot
A network in which computers and other devices are connected to the network via physical cables Wired Network
A network in which computers and other devices are connected without physical cables Wireless Network
A network that uses a central cable to which all network devices connect. Bus Network
In a client server network, a computer or other device that requests and uses network resources. Client
To retrieve files from a server download
to transfer files to a server upload
a private network that is set up similarly to the internet and is accesses via a Web browser Intranet
The amount of data that can be transferred, such as via a bus or over a networking medium, in a given time period. bandwidth
An intranet that is at least partially accessible to authorized outsiders. Extranet
The amount of data that is transferred under real life conditions. Throughput
A method of transmitting data in which data is sent out to all nodes on a network and is retrieved only by the intended recipient. Broadcasting
A networking standard for very short-range wireless connections Bluetooth

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Web Design Crossword

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clickable text in a hyperlink Anchor
used to format the layout of webpages in conjunction with HTML cascading style sheets
area enclosed by the beginning and ending tags Container element
small piece of data kept and stored on websites cookie
name used in URL's to identify a particular webpage Domain
refers to using computer code to place something such as a video or song on a Website or blog Embed
any link that goes to a different domain external link
design for characters you type font
graphics interchange format, image file format commonly used for images on the web GIF
Joint photographic experts group, popular image file format jpeg
hypertext markup language, used to create webpages HTML
internet protocol address, numerical label assigned to each device connected IP Address
does not start on a new line and only takes up as much width as necessary inline element
adjusting the space between characters, placing two characters closer together than normal kerning
HTML object that allows you to jump to a new location when click or tap it link
number of pixels contained on a display monitor resolution
basic unit of programmable color on a computer display pixel
red, blue, green refers to a system for representing the colors used on a computer display RGB
a small line attached to the end of a stroke in a letter or symbol serif
computer program that lets a user enter, change, store, and usually print text text editor
document commonly written in HTML that is accessible through the Internet web page
a Web site that allows users to add and update content on the site using their own Web browser wiki

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InfoSecurity Fest Crossword

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a network security system, either hardware- or software-based, that controls incoming and outgoing network traffic based on a set of rules Firewall
a standalone malware computer program that replicates itself in order to spread to other computers WORM
software that enables a user to obtain covert information about another's computer activities by transmitting data covertly from their hard drive Spyware
a local or restricted communications network, especially a private network created using World Wide Web software Internet
the activity of defrauding an online account holder of financial information by posing as a legitimate company Phishing
any malicious computer program which is used to hack into a computer by misleading users of its true intent Trojanhorse
a piece of code that is capable of copying itself and typically has a detrimental effect, such as corrupting the system or destroying data VIRUS
are small files that Web sites put on your computer hard disk drive when you first visit Cookie
algorithms to create complex codes out of simple data, effectively making it more difficult for cyberthieves to gain access to the information Encyrption
refers to the process of making copies of data or data files to use in the event the original data or data files are lost or destroyed. Backup

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6.01 Security Threats Crossword

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A hacker who discovers and exposes security flaws in applications & operating systems so that manufacturers can fix them before they become widespread problems. whitehat
A hacker who discovers and exposes security vulnerabilities for financial gain or for some malicious purpose. blackhat
Unwanted software that has the potential to damage a system, impede performance, or create a nuisance condition malware
A piece of code that spreads from one computer to another by attaching itself to other files. virus
A piece of code that spreads from one computer to another on its own, not by attaching itself to another file. worm
An insidious type of malware that is itself a software attack and can pave way for a number of other types of attacks. trojanhorse
A piece of code that sits dormant on a target computer until it is triggered by a specific event, such as a specific date. logicbomb
Surreptitiously installed malicious software that is intended to track and report the usage of a target system, or to collect other data the author wishes to obtain. spyware
Software that automatically displays or downloads advertisements when it is used. adware
Code intended to take full or partial control of a system at the lowest levels. rootkit
An email-based threat that presents various advertising materials, promotional content, or get-rich-quick schemes to users. spam
Malicious software that prevents you from using your computer. ransomware
A type of attack that uses deception and trickery to convince unsuspecting users to provide sensitive data or to violate security guidelines. socialengineeringattack
Human-based attack where the goal is to look over the shoulder of an individual to obtain passwords or PINs. shouldersurfing
Human-based or software-based attack where the goal is to pretend to be someone else for the purpose of identity concealment. spoofing

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Computer Crime Crossword

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What stops people from illegally distributing and copying material? Copyright
what software is designed to disrupt, damage, or gain authorised access to a computer system? Malware
what program is designed to breach the security of a computer system? TrojanHorse
what can be downloaded accidentally onto a computer whilst you have e.g. illegally downloaded a film? Virus
When a hacker steals personal information e.g. bank passwords and uses it to steal money from you Fraud
when someone sends emails posing as a company asking for personal information Phishing
messages from crooks trying to steal your money or your identity EMAILSCAM
a piece of software that processes incoming emails so as to prevent spam from reaching a user's inbox. SPAMFILTER
the use of electronic communication to bully a person, typically by sending messages of an intimidating or threatening nature. Cyberbullying
when someone or a robot gets into your device and steals personal information like pictures and bank details Hacking
obvious, unauthorized, malicious modification or destruction of data such as information on Web sites. Vandalism

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Computer Crossword Puzzle

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A screen that displays an image that is being generated by a computer. monitor
The set of keys that are used to type words on a computer or typewriter. keyboard
A small device that is connected to a computer that you move with your hand to help you click on items on the computer screen. mouse
A machine that is used for printing documents, pictures, etc. printer
An electronic device that can intensify speeches, music, etc., and made audible throughout a room, hall, or the like. speaker
A set of facts or figures that can be displayed through a computer, especially in columns. table
or the Central Processing Unit is the component of a computer system that processes and exchanges data with the peripherals. CPU
The main circuit board of a computer that holds together many of the important components of a computer. motherboard
are on a keyboard to help you enter information on the computer. Keys
where you can find the images on your electronic device. Screen
where you can find the physical components of an electronic device. hardware
a computer program where you can look up and information on the internet. Browser
A group of files or documents that are stored together by a title on your computer. folders
A brief comment or explanation. notes
A small picture on a computer screen that represents a program or function that can be opened. icons
Booting a computer system again usually due to a problem. reboot
A special kind of cord that enables you to connect a computer to another device. USB
An disk that contains usually a video recording or computer data. DVD
To look up something. search

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Cybersecurity Crossword

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Symbol to look for before entering ANY personal details Padlock
Irrelevant or unsolicited messages sent over the Internet, typically to a large number of users, for the purposes of advertising, phishing, spreading malware, etc. Spam
Software that is specifically designed to disrupt, damage, or gain unauthorized access to a computer system Malware
A person who uses computers to gain unauthorised access to data Hacker
The secure version of HTTP HTTPS
A name used in conjunction with a password to gain access to a computer system or a network service Username
Files sent through email Attachments
Trying to steal other people's senstive information Phishing
A piece of software or hardware that blocks certain types of traffic Firewall
Software and services that run on the Internet instead of your computer Cloud

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chapter 1 vocabulary Crossword

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might include word processing, spreadsheet, database, presentation, and email application application software
a regularly updated website or web page, typically one run by an individual or small group, that is written in an informal or conversational style blog
a hardware device capable of transmitting an analog or digital signal over the telephone, other communication. communication device
an electronic device for storing and processing data computer
Computer literacy is the ability to use computers and related technology efficiently, with a range of skills covering levels from elementary use to programming and advanced problem solving. computer literacy
completed partially or entirely by using a computer. computer-aided
Manufacturing: make (something) on a large scale using machinery.
Convergence: the process or state of converging.
(central processing unit):the part of a computer in which operations are controlled and executed cpu
facts and statistics collected together for reference or analysis data
Desktop computer: is a term commonly used to describe a system unit.
A software developer is a person concerned with facets of the software development process, including the research, design, programming, and testing of computer software developer
a camera that records and stores digital images digital camera
is the set of competencies required for full participation in a knowledge society digital literacy
an electronic version of a printed book that can be read on a computer or handheld device designed specifically for this purpose ebook
E-book reader: is a mobile electronic device that is designed primarily for the purpose of reading digital e-books and periodicals.
system with a dedicated function within a larger mechanical or electrical system embedded computer
Enterprise computing: is a buzzword that refers to business-oriented information technology that is critical to a company's operations.
Enterprise user: is computer software used to satisfy the needs of an organization rather than individual users.
execute: and software engineering is the process by which a computer or a virtual machine performs the instructions of a computer program.
a list of questions and answers relating to a particular subject, especially one giving basic information for users of a website FAQ
Game console: A specialized desktop computer used to play video games.
graphical user interface: a visual way of interacting with a computer using items such as windows, icons, and menus, used by most modern operating systems.
Green computing: is the environmentally responsible and eco-friendly use of computers and their resources.
handheld computer: is a computer that can conveniently be stored in a pocket (of sufficient size) and used while you're holding it.
Hardware: tools, machinery, and other durable equipment.
Home user: A user is a person who uses a computer or network service.
Information: is stimuli that has meaning in some context for its receiver. When Information is entered into and stored in a computer, it is generally referred to as data.
Information processing: is the change (processing) of information in any manner detectable by an observer.
cycle: (sometimes called a fetch–decode–execute cycle) is the basic operational process of a computer.
input device: is (a piece of computer hardware equipment) used to provide data and control signals to an information processing system such as a computer or information appliance. Examples of input devices include keyboards, mouse, scanners, digital cameras and joysticks.
installing : install program. Also called a "setup program" or "installer," it is software that prepares an application (software package) to run in the computer.
Instant message: a message sent via the Internet that appears on the recipient's screen as soon as it is transmitted.
Internet: a global computer network providing a variety of information and communication facilities, consisting of interconnected networks using standardized communication protocols.
Internet-enabled: the single worldwide computer network that interconnects other computer networks, on which end-user services, such as World Wide Web sites or data archives, are located, enabling data and other information to be exchanged, (Also called) the Net.
Laptop computer: a computer that is portable and suitable for use while traveling.
Mainframe: (colloquially referred to as "big iron") are computers used primarily by large organizations for critical applications, bulk data processing, such as census, industry and consumer statistics, enterprise resource planning, and transaction processing.
Memory: is any physical device capable of storing information temporarily or permanently.
Microblogging: A type of blog that lets users publish short text updates. Bloggers can usually use a number of service for the updates including instant messaging, email, or Twitter. The posts are called microposts, while the act of using these services to update your blog is called microblogging.
Mobile computing: is a generic term that refers to a variety of devices that allow people to access data and information from wherever they are. Sometimes referred to as "human-computer interaction," mobile computing transports data, voice, and video over a network via a mobile device.
Mobile device: (or handheld computer) is a computing device small enough to hold and operate in the hand. ... Mobile devices may run mobile operating systems that allow third-party apps specialized for said capabilities to be installed and run.
Mobile users: A person traveling with a smartphone, tablet or other portable device that requires Internet access via a cellular system.
Netbook: is a small, light, low-power,that has less processing power than a full-sized laptop but is still suitable for word processing, running a Web browser and connecting wirelessly to the Internet.
network: is defined as a group of two or more computer systems linked together. There are many types of computer networks, including the following: local-area networks(LANs): The computers are geographically close together (that is, in the same building).
notebook computer: is a battery- or AC-powered personal computer generally smaller than a briefcase that can easily be transported and conveniently used in temporary spaces such as on airplanes, in libraries, temporary offices, and at meetings.
Online:Recently, however, the term "online" usually means being connected to the Internet. The connection can be through a phone line, using a dial-up or DSL modem, a cable line via a cable modem, or through a wireless connection. A computer can also be online via a connection to a computer network.
Online banking: a method of banking in which transactions are conducted electronically via the Internet.
Investing online: also known as online trading or trading online, is a process by which individual investors and traders buy and sell securities over an electronic network, typically with a brokerage firm.
Online social network is an online platform which people use to build social networks or social relations with other people who share similar personal or career interests, activities, backgrounds or real-life connections.
Operating system: the software that supports a computer's basic functions, such as scheduling tasks, executing applications, and controlling peripherals.

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Office Computer Safety Crossword

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A form of malicious code that shows cited advertising on your computer ADWARE
A saved link to a website that has been added to a list of saved links BOOKMARK
A program that lets you find, see, and hear material on web pages. BROWSER
A limited network of sites that are rated and categorized by maturity level. CLOSEDSYSTEMS
A piece of information about your visit to a website that some websites record automatically on your computer. COOKIE
The part of an internet address to the right of the final dot used to identify the type of organization DOMAIN
To copy a file from one computer system to another via internet DOWNLOAD
Allows you to block certain type of content from being displayed. FILTERING
A system usually made up of hardware and software used to block hackers, viruses, and other malicious threats FIREWALL
A strongly worded message that may contain obscene language FLAME
A term for the actual computer equipment and related machines or computer parts HARDWARE
A tracking feature of Internet browsers that shows all the recent websites visited HISTORY
stands for malicious software or code, which includes any harmful code is designed to damage the computer or collect information. MALWARE
A device installed in your computer connects your computer to the Internet through a phone and allows communication between computers. MODEM
A program, that runs on a computer. SOFTWARE
A wide variety of software installed on people's computers, which collects information about you without your consent SPYWARE
involves users browsing around various websites following whatever interests them SURFING
A self replicating software program that quickly exhausting the computer’s memory. VIRUS
To send information from your computer to another computer. UPLOAD
the study of people's efficiency in their working environment. ERGONOMICS

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