To prevent spread of virus through USB devices (memory sticks, memory cards, other plug n play devices with their own memory/ storage, follow a very simple trick.
When you plug in the device and Windows ask you what to do, do nothing and click cancel.
To browse for the files on the device, never (R) never double click and open the folder icon. Instead, right click and select the explore option.
This will prevent majority of the Virus programs from running, which are configured to run in place of the auto-run programs/ hidden in the open command of Windows.
Wish u a safe n happy computer usage……
Beginning a new category of posts titled Internet Security.
As a first, we have posted the procedure for tracking malicious activity on facebook.
Please have a look….