i have the windows 7 installation cd and when it was in my cd drive someone got onto my computer. I imagine they could have downloaded a malicious program onto it; i'm guessing the OS cd has no greater protection than any other cd but am not sure.
Main question must be, What / Why was a Windows Install CD /DVD sitting in the drive ??
If you were installing Windows 7 then I do not think that you would just leave it there -
Please correct me if I have misread your post, but it just seems very odd.
Considering that (on average) an install of Windows 7 takes a minimum of 3, and up to 5 CDs / DVDs. Just my recovery version is 3 DVDs (from the maker).
So I do not think that you had a full install CD / DVD of Windows 7 in your computer .....
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