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execute

[ek′səkyo̅o̅t]
(of a computer) to follow a set of instructions to complete a program or specified function.

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v to finish; accomplish; fulfill. To carry out according to certain terms.
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Sophos researchers were interested to discover that the mutation of the EXE files generated by Gattman is achieved by looking for file- morphing utilities on each infected PC.
Newpic" is an executable program written in Visual Basic and is complied in an EXE file about 50Kb in length.
f Trojan, contains a peer to peer propagation routine and may be an EXE file.
The worm itself is a Windows PE EXE file about 57Kb in length, and is written in Microsoft C++.
In the case of a VBS file, it will be Windows Scripting Host, and with an EXE file, it will be a Widows command processor, etc.
It arrives via e-mail with the subject "hi", body containing "test" and a randomly named EXE file attached.
For your convenience, and to make letter less, all documentary materials (photos and MS Word documents) are located in one EXE file.