Generally we think PDF files are safe from viruses. Are they Really safe from Virus??
Answer is "NO"
So, How do PDF files become malicious?
- When you open the PDF document, the script will be executed and it will call an external virus(mostly trojan) and it will infect your computer.
Now, you will ask too many questions :
How to avoid PDF virus and protect my PC ?
How to use PDF files without infecting my PC ?
What is the Solution to PDF virus ?
- Don't worry, follow these instructions and protect your PC :
Adobe Reader Users:Open Adobe Reader
->Edit -> Preferences (or press ctrl + k)
Foxit Reader users:Open Foxit Reader
Now Open PDF files without worry !!