Common signs of computer infection
Appearance of unusual messages on desktop
Some times, a fake or wrong error messageappears on the computer desktop givingwrong information about the computer, whichappears to be true and attractive for the user.The information tricks the user intosomething, which he wants. Finally, the userfalls into the trap and it becomes verydifficult for the user to find the source oferror message and fix the problem or error.
Decreased system performance.
A considerable negative change in theperformance of the infected computer takesplace, which leads to slow systemperformance and can be readily recognizedby the user.
The user of such an infected computer findsthat the data stored in the memory ofcomputer gets deleted or is removed from thecomputer automatically.
Inaccessibility to hard drive
In a major virus attack, the hard drive of thecomputer becomes inaccessible by its legal