Jan 28, 2008 ... I believe that it is correct that viruses can infect the BIOs, maybe... ... What percent
(a guesstimate will do) of risk do I have of acquiring one of these monsters,
provided I .... but if depends on the payload and variant of the virus.
The good news is that a BIOS virus is extremely rare. ... On some limited number
of machines it only corrupted the BIOS making the machine ubootable. ... These
PC's also do not have BIOS jumpers to reset. .... Can we get rid of it without
replacing the BIOS chip, if indeed it is a BIOS virus, as you said would ...
Jan 17, 2013 ... The settings should stick but they'll revert to default if the CMOS battery (which ...
A corrupt registry can cause a computer to crash or may prevent it from booting
properly. ... A virus or Trojan can cause serious harm to a PC.
I've also heard of a virus being able to corrupt the BIOS on the ... of the PC if he
still want to use it because a virus have erased the BIOS and displays ... When a
BIOS is corrupted, does it mean a hardware (Motherboard, Hard ...
Dec 22, 2010 ... When it sees you doing anything that could lead to its removal, it steps in to either
redirect you to sites of its choosing, or simply cause ... Any malware Rkill killed
will return if you reboot. ..... I suspected a corrupted hard drive (my experience
with BSOD tells me so). ... It wouldn't get pass the BIOS boot l...
Mar 2, 2011 ... The same can happen if you overclock a computer by increasing bus ... The BIOS
itself does not corrupt, although some kind of malware can ...
Oct 24, 2013 ... If the BIOS can be erased and reloaded by flashing it via a utility, how ..... the cell
does not have to be "flat" for the cmos to become corrupted ... i ...
Jun 24, 2010 ... Sure, a virus like CIH can infect your firmware or BIOS, but the hardware itself is
unaffected. ... If your computer ends up infected by one of these more dangerous
BIOS-level viruses, you'll probably have to take the computer to somebody ...
Files can get corrupted on their own, without the involvement of any ...
Even after malware has been removed from a computer many of the .... This way
if something bad does happen you can just restore these and get rid of the new
problems. .... Here is a useful article on How To Change the Boot Order in BIOS.
... then it's possible that your Master Boot Record (MBR) has been corrupted.
There has been a virus that would corrupt BIOS settings where you ... the flash
BIOS chip if that was an option on that particular make/model ...