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Abstract and Applied Analysis
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 296940, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/296940
Research Article

Influence of Removable Devices' Heterouse on the Propagation of Malware

1Department of Computer Science and Technology, North University of China, Taiyuan 030051, China
2Department of Mathematics, North University of China, Taiyuan 030051, China
3Department of Computer Science and Technology, Xinzhou Teachers University, Xinzhou 034000, China

Received 5 September 2013; Accepted 30 September 2013

Academic Editor: Carlo Bianca

Copyright © 2013 Xie Han et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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