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What is computer threat? Describe 6 computer threats.

Computer Threats:

A threat, in general, is a person or a thing likely to cause damage or danger. In computer security, a computer threat is a possible danger that might exploit vulnerability to breach security and therefore cause possible harm. A computer threat is any activity that can cause damage to private or any data of an user or organization or any system in ways like removing, stealing, manipulating etc. This can be more summarized to unauthorized access to data of a system and causing damage to that.