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chrissymarie

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Can my usb drive become infected with a virus/malware if I plug it into a computer that has a virus? My friend has a virus on his computer and I want to run hitman pro, its on my usb.


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Hi! My name is zep516 and Welcome to Geekstogo!
I'll do the best I can to resolve your computer issue
Please make sure to carefully read any instruction that I give you. If you're not sure, or if something unexpected happens, don't continue Stop and ask! Never be afraid to ask questions! :)

Yes the USB can become infected.

Do not run Hitmanpro, Hitman pro can become aggressive under the right circumstances and delete legit files leaving the computer un-bootable.

Download an run Malwarebytes.

Better still have the user post here.

You can install this program on both computers see link below.

http://www.bleepingc...da-usb-vaccine/
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Ok Thank you


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Since this issue appears to be resolved ... this Topic has been closed. Glad we could help.

If you're the topic starter, and need this topic reopened, please contact a staff member with the address of the thread.

Everyone else please begin a New Topic.

Thanks
Joe :)
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