Viruses On the Up!

Virus Hazard

 

 

What with the amount of known Computer Virus varieties inreasing exponentiallyh, it is little surprise that an increasing number of the computer 'repairs' that come in to Pthallo Media are actually virus infections of varying degrees of severity. In extreme cases the only certain cure is a format and clean start, which of course means that any files that aren't backed up are history! further complicated by the fact that some viruses cause the dreaded BSOD (blue screen of death), even in safe mode, it is sometimes impossible to back up data before a format, and all this is assuming that you don't have one of the rare but lethal bios corrupting viruses.