How to clean a computer virus from your PC

Friday, 12 November 2004, 8:35 AM EST

There's no shortage on advice of how to avoid catching a computer virus: use up to date anti-virus software and install a firewall. Be careful about unsolicited attachments. Use an alternative browser. Stop using Windows! But when it comes to advice about disinfecting contaminated PCs advice is thin on the ground.

Corporates have access to extensive support and (likely) internal specialists. But for home users and small businesses this lack of knowledge is a real problem.

By John Leyden at The Register.

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