What is the difference between virus and malware?

I have a problem on my computer of it trying to pull up webpages and the command line. I got a virus on my computer yesterday, and my antivirus software detected it and I told it to deny access. Now the command line problem is gone, but the pulling up webpage problem is still there. People are telling me that it is... show more I have a problem on my computer of it trying to pull up webpages and the command line. I got a virus on my computer yesterday, and my antivirus software detected it and I told it to deny access. Now the command line problem is gone, but the pulling up webpage problem is still there. People are telling me that it is malware, not a virus. So what is the difference between malware and virus
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