Who made the first computer virus?

Answer The first virus created outside of a laboratory setting was the Elk Cloner for Apple II, which was reported in 1981. Richard Skrenta created this virus when he was in the ninth grade.Source:Nationa... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Who made the first computer virus

How do you detect which virus has infected your computer - and if you are unable to find it can you just use a free virus scan that can detect and remove the virus from your computer?

Answer You need to run these 6 essential steps to remove all the spyware on your computer. 1. Run Deckard's System Scanner (DSS) 2. Run the vundo and combo fix 3. Run Malwarebytes Anti-Malware ... Read More »

The First Thing to Do When You Get a Computer Virus?

Viruses are prevalent on the Web. As fast as software comes out to protect computers, new viruses appear on the Web to work around it. Unfortunately there is no way to protect your computer fully f... Read More »

When was the first computer virus protection invented?

While there is some debate on who invented the first computer virus protection, the first publicly known virus protection was created by Bernt Fix in 1987, to combat the Vienna virus.References:Ide... Read More »

What is the most dangerous computer virus, trojan horse, PUP, backdoor, worm, etc..., ever made?

i would have to say the BIOS virus, its called CIH and most modern BIOS's are patched against it. but think about it. the BIOS is the lowest level of your system, if that gets taken over, your pret... Read More »