What file types can contain malware?

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  1. InfinityAz

    InfinityAz Registered Member

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    I don't know if this is a simple and obvious question or not but here goes:

    What file types can contain malware (virus, trojan, etc.)?

    I know executables and compressed files can contain malware but what about MP3s, AVI, MOV, JPG, etc.

    Or, I guess to put it another way, can any file type contain malware or are there certain file types that can't contain malware?
     
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