data miner

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  1. n.
    a kind of malicious software that gathers private information from a personal computer and sends it to another computer. : I have a little program that roots out spyware from my computer. , It found a data miner lurking among my digital images.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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