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Conficker Tricks Vista And Windows 7 Users

by Salman on January 21, 2009

According to the reserachers Windows Vista and Windows 7 users were tricked by the Conficker Virus when they plugged the infected USB drive into their systems.



A computer virus attacking Microsoft Windows has infected almost nine million machines and is spreading faster than ever before. Experts say the worm has “skyrocketed” in recent days. It is sweeping through thousands of offices in the UK and has affected computers at the Ministry of Defence.


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Restarting Windows Without Restarting Your PC

by Salman on January 10, 2009

Sometimes, you need to reboot Windows (e.g. when installing new software), but there is no need to restart BIOS, too. However, the default is to reboot both. (That’s called doing a “cold boot,” rather than a “warm boot.”) There’s a trick that works on both XP and Vista to get it to do a warm [...]