What is RAT Malware, and Why Is It So Dangerous? ANDREW HEINZMAN @andrew_andrew__ APRIL 22, 2019, 6:40AM EDT
If you use your computer regularly and you don’t do anything exotic with it like loading Torrents or downloading games or unknown files from unknown sites then you’re probably okay. But if you’re one of those people who ‘dance around the edges of safety’ on the Internet or on your computer, you may want to have some pretty scrappy software – antivirus and malware software to guard your machine and check it on a regular basis to smell out any RATs. Be advised by this article..
A Remote Access Trojan (RAT) is a type of malware that allows hackers to monitor and control your computer or network. But how does a RAT work, why do hackers use them, and how do you avoid them?