hishing is a social engineering method whose main purpose is to access confidential information. In simple words, logins, passwords, Credit Card Details, Personal data and anything else that can be useful for the attackers.
Malware is software designed to cause harm to you or your devices. It includes many types of programs, such as spyware, ransomware, Trojan horses, rootkits and many more. They can spread manually or automatically. They range from being a mere inconvenience, to being incredibly destructive.
Ransomware causes a major concern for many individuals and companies. But with careful precautions, the risk of infection can be significantly reduced and the consequences for an individual or company in the event of an attack can be drastically minimized.