Malware-Virus Prevention

Will Multiple Hard Drives Prevent Computer Infections?

65595_harddrive3A myth that floats around is that if you have your operating system on one hard drive and your documents on another hard drive you will be immune to your documents being infected by virus / malware infections.

This is wrong.

If your computer can see the hard drive then so can the virus.
Virus's can spread over multiple hard drives and networks ( worms ) .
Remember virus protection starts with your behavior.
No amount of hard drives can protect you.

A myth that floats around is that if you have your operating system on one hard drive and your documents on another hard drive you will be immune to your documents being infected by virus / malware infections.

This is wrong.

If your computer can see the hard drive then so can the virus.

Virus’s can spread over multiple hard drives and networks ( worms ) .

Remember virus protection starts with your behavior.

No amount of hard drives can protect you.

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Richard Pascoe is a technology consultant & technology commentator for the media on FIVEaa , ABC Adelaide , PowerFM , 5MU , 7AD and 7BU and has been seen on the Channel 7 news , Channel 9 News , Channel 10 news and Today Tonight . Richard gives his opinions on Microsoft , Google , Apple and deals with personal computers , smartphones and tablets.

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