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vandal

A program that performs a clandestine or malicious function such as extracting a user's password or other data or erasing the hard disk. A vandal differs from a virus, which attaches itself to an existing executable program. The vandal is the full executing entity itself which can be downloaded from the Internet in the form of an ActiveX control, Java applet, browser plug-in or email attachment. See virus.
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It comes as the Western Australian Police Force released its top 12 most wanted graffiti vandals.
A former Appeals Court Judge, Justice Kwaku Gyan, who led the Old Vandals to formally launch the Annex Building Project, urged all Old Vandals and the university authorities to see the project as a dream come true, as it will ease the accommodation challenges of the university.
"I hope to do well in the 1st Vandal 10-Ball Amateur Handicapping Billiard Tournament," said the 14-year-old Regalario, an incoming Grade 9 student at Arcadio Santos High School in Paranaque City.
The award was given to Prof Vandal for her contribution to art, architecture, education and her efforts for restoring tangible and intangible cultural heritage of Pakistan.
"February is the time of year that we start getting people inquiring about landscaping, lawn care, and grass cutting," stated the owner, Todd Vandal. "I think it has something to do with the bitter cold and the desire for winter to get over already, so we can get back to summer."
A CHRISTMAS tree had its lights switched off for Christmas after vandals struck for the third time.
The architects were speaking at Pervaiz Vandal Award 2017 ceremony for art and architecture held at Alhamra Hall, here on Friday.
Vandal has more than 30 years of experience in the North American power and utility industry.
The victim has released CCTV of the suspected vandal but so far police have drawn a blank.
The previous year's vandal came with the words: "Cappy Cook was a crook killer liar theif." The ones who were allegedly behind last year's act were by Melbourne anarchists.
The vandal also painted IRA and Sinn Fein slogans across a string of other Birkdale businesses and a church during the early hours of Sunday morning.
VANDAL ripped advertising boards down at a football club.