Goatboy wrote:A packet is just a section of data in the TCP/IP stack. Information is not sent in one big chunk, but is instead broken up into smaller sections called packets. This is so networks can deal with more than one stream at a time, and it also makes it easier to deal with failures.
That said, all viruses that are sent over the Internet are sent within packets.
Yeah, I basically know what packets are I just don´t know how they are encoded etc. But I guess I know too little to understand that without a really long explanation so Thx anyway