scareware

Scareware vs Shareware - What's the difference?

scareware | shareware |


As nouns the difference between scareware and shareware

is that scareware is (computing|informal) software that attempts to scare the user into compliance, as by displaying false warnings of virus infection while shareware is (computing) a type of software that is distributed without payment but is limited in any combination of functionality, availability, or convenience.

Scareware vs Careware - What's the difference?

scareware | careware |


In computing|informal|lang=en terms the difference between scareware and careware

is that scareware is (computing|informal) software that attempts to scare the user into compliance, as by displaying false warnings of virus infection while careware is (computing|informal) charityware.

As nouns the difference between scareware and careware

is that scareware is (computing|informal) software that attempts to scare the user into compliance, as by displaying false warnings of virus infection while careware is (computing|informal) charityware.

Taxonomy vs Scareware - What's the difference?

taxonomy | scareware |


As nouns the difference between taxonomy and scareware

is that taxonomy is the science or the technique used to make a classification while scareware is (computing|informal) software that attempts to scare the user into compliance, as by displaying false warnings of virus infection.

Malware vs Scareware - What's the difference?

malware | scareware | Hypernyms |

Malware is a hypernym of scareware.


As nouns the difference between malware and scareware

is that malware is drawing goods, such as colored pencils, ink, etc while scareware is (computing|informal) software that attempts to scare the user into compliance, as by displaying false warnings of virus infection.

Virus vs Scareware - What's the difference?

virus | scareware |


As nouns the difference between virus and scareware

is that virus is virus while scareware is (computing|informal) software that attempts to scare the user into compliance, as by displaying false warnings of virus infection.

Scare vs Scareware - What's the difference?

scare | scareware |


As nouns the difference between scare and scareware

is that scare is a minor fright while scareware is (computing|informal) software that attempts to scare the user into compliance, as by displaying false warnings of virus infection.

As a verb scare

is to frighten, terrify, startle, especially in a minor way.

Scareware vs Abandonware - What's the difference?

scareware | abandonware | Related terms |

Scareware is a related term of abandonware.


As nouns the difference between scareware and abandonware

is that scareware is (computing|informal) software that attempts to scare the user into compliance, as by displaying false warnings of virus infection while abandonware is : a software product, especially a video game, whose copyright is no longer defended or which is no longer marketed even by the company who made it.