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What are the risks of viruses?

Viruses can harm your computer. It makes your computer unhealthy. Your files can be lost and your work can stuck.

What does viruses do to a computer?

they are send by a person so your computer dosen't work

How can computer viruses affect your business?

If your work computer gets a virus it can crash and once crashed you can't work anymore.

Does windows computer viruses work on mac computers?

No. Mac computers are more secure, and have a very difficult code for the computer. There are only a few mac viruses.

Why do computers have viruses?

There are bad people in the world, and they want to assess your computer or ruin it for you. They create viruses to do the dirty work for them.

Do computer viruses cause your computer speakers not to work?

It really depends on what virus you got on your computer. If the virus is aimed to disable your audio then yes a computer virus can cause your audio to not work.

How does an apple computer work?

The Apple Computer works just like a regular computer but a little faster and spend less time trying to get it to work and never get viruses

What are backdoor programs?

They are computer viruses that let hackers and other viruses in to your computer undetected. They are computer viruses that let hackers and other viruses in to your computer undetected.

Why doesn't work on my computer?

Your computer could have viruses... Consult a PC doctor or just google your problems.

If you crash your computer will it get rid of viruses?

no it will not work you will just give it another virus

How do you get viruses on your computer?

when you download a program on your computer that has a viruses

What is a program to prevent computer viruses from infecting a computer?

which of the following is a program to prevent computer viruses from infecting a computer

How do computer viruses work?

There many computer viruses out 'in the wild'. With few exceptions they are designed to damage many computers very quickly. They also get the human writers a criminal history meaning the human spends the rest of their lives regretting ever having anything to do with viruses.

How are active viruses different from hidden viruses?

Active viruses means that they are currently on your computer and destroying it. Hidden viruses means that they are viruses that are about to attack your computer.

Can computer viruses delete work?

Computer viruses are programs, and will do whatever they have been programmed to do. Some are certainly programmed to destroy data, and badly programmed ones may inadvertantly corrupt system files too.

Why are computer viruses called computer viruses?

Because just like viruses in humans, they can pass from computer to computer, being "contagious" in a manner.Plus it ruins your computer like it ruins a body

Are computer viruses and biological viruses the same?

No. Computer viruses only affect computers. Biological viruses affect animals and humans.

How do antivirus programs work and how do they help your computer system?

They work by finding viruses, or coded files that are made to harm someones computer and then they destroy them. They help your system by getting rid of them.

How are real viruses unlike computer viruses?

a computer virues afects your computer and a virues afects you

Can yahoocom give your computer viruses?

No does not give your Computer viruses

How is a computer virus like a real virus?

A computer virus is like a real virus in that both are infectious. Real viruses can travel from person to person, and computer viruses can travel from computer to computer. And of course, both computer viruses and real viruses have harmful effects on the organisms or computers which become infected by them.

What are computer viruses-?

Computer viruses refers to a software that is capable of reproducing itself to cause harm to the computer.

How do viruses get passed your computer?

Viruses will access your system if your computer is not protected with internet security software's or out of date. Downloading files will cause viruses to access your computer. Most viruses will settle itself into a folder and will allow other viruses to access the computer. This will cause flooding and will slow down the computer and also damage the O/S.

What are some names for computer viruses?

Norton, Avast are names for computer viruses.

Pictures of different types of computer viruses?

names of different computer viruses.