A computer virus works by attaching it self to a
real program, and infects your computer when you
download the program.
Computer viruses were first seen in the 1980’s.
They were caused because of spread or personal
1st step of Computer Virus
The first step is that someone will create the
virus, using a program.
2nd and 3rd step of Computer Virus
The 2nd step is to pick out the program that the
person wants to attach to.
The 3rd step is attaching the virus to the program.
4th and 5th step of Computer Virus
The 4th step is to try to lure or advertise the
program, so someone will download it in to your
The 5th step is to have the virus get in to the
6th and 7th step of Computer Virus
The 6th step is to infect the computer.
The 7th step is to destroy all of the files on the
8th step of Computer Virus
The 8th step is trying to get rid of the virus, either
giving it to the company, get a new computer, or
get a anti-virus software.
Hard things on virus
Some hard concepts to understand on a virus is
that a virus can be created by a normal person with
a computer. All they need is to download the
software, or just Google online.
In conclusion a virus can cause a lot of havoc like
in 2009 someone sent a virus through the
internet, and the computer will not start up to the
regular site. Also another virus was the love
virus, an e-mail was sent saying “I Love You” and
then the computer gets infected.