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If you do get infected by a virus, don't panic. Just follow the directions in your internet security software software anti-virus program for cleaning it. If you have backup copies of the infected files, use those to restore the files and your data security. Check the files you restore to make sure your backups weren't infected. For assistance, check the web site and support services for your anti-virus software.
|Jennifer Mathes, Ph.D.|