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The most common ways to acquire a virus is by not having anti-virus software and opening attachments in email from untrusted senders, downloading from untrusted sites, and you can even pick up a virus from going to websites and clicking links. Avoid downloading music that you cannot preview, same with videos. Normally a virus will attack your system more violently if you downloaded a file and install or open it.

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They are most commonly hidden as seemingly safe links in emails.

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email is the most commonm way :)

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