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 What type of virus hides in the boot sector of a disk or the partition table of a hard disk?

Answer A "Boot Sector Infector" virus will hide in the partition table or boot sector of a hard disk. It loads into a computer's memory during the boot process, and begins executing malicious code.Referen... Read More »
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About system hard disk bad sector?

Defragmenting will reduce and/or help prevent "soft bad sectors" , not "hard bad sectors". Think of it as virtual corruption versus actual physical corruption. Like if you scribble on paper with pe... Read More »
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How to Make a Boot Disk for XP Virus Removal?

A boot disk is a diskette that you insert into a computer before it is turned on, then, when the computer turns on, it will boot from the disk instead of from your hard drive. One of the most commo... Read More »
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How Do I Make a McAfee Boot Virus Disk?

InstructionsInsert a blank floppy disk (diskette) into a floppy drive. Open the McAfee software manager by clicking "Start," "All Programs," "McAfee Endpoint Encryption," and then "Endpoint Encrypt... Read More »
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My computer says DISK BOOT FAILURE, INSERT SYSTEM DISK AND PRESS ENTER. what do i do?

There is something wrong with your hard drive as the computer is unable to read it. i suggest open the computer take the wire attached with the hard drive out and put it back it.
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