Networks/Internet

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Network

computers and devices connect together to share devices

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LAN

confined space such as an offline

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WAN

multiple computers connected over large geographical areas

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VPN

access a private network

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File Server

requests from clients across a network

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Client

hardware or software that sends requests to a server

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Network Speed

measured in bits per second

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Firewall

keeps out hackers and viruses

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Wireless Communications

connect internet in a short distance

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IP Address

locate a device

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Internet

a global network of networks

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World Wide Web

the www is only part of the internet

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Website

a connected group of web pages

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Web Page

one page on a website

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Link or Hyperlink

a word phrase or picture that links

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HTTP

the rules used to transfer data over the web

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HTML

the programming language of the web

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URL

address of a website

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Search Engine

pages that match keywords

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Boolean Operators

help narrow down a search

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Modem

connects the computer to a phone line

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Browser

view information

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ISP

connection to a computer for free

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DNS

use names to locate across a network

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Homepage

first page opens always open

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Favorites

stores your favorite things

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Plugin

add on that adds functionality

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Download

Opening

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Upload

loading a file to your computer

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Common Domain Name Extension

company

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Cookies

keeps track of preference

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Virus

with the ability to copy itself and continue to spread

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Malware

malicious software

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Adware

automatically displays advertisements

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Spyware

gain information without your knowledge

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Time Bomb

watches a certain date or time till a virus happens

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Logic Bomb

input to activate the virus

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File Virus

operating system file

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Boot Sctor Virus

infects system files

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Trojan Horse

performs one function while doing something else

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Worm

virus spreads network to network

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Antivirus Software

destroy viruses