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I have .zip files on my pc
Now and then of a coppy i recieve a virus
Is it possible that any virus can go in a .zip file or enter a .zip file and corupt all info in my .zip file ?
Or will my .zip files stay save ?  
Ps not downloaded .zip files just my own .zip files i personaly zipped

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Hello.

Yes if the ZIP file is not password protected. Setting up a password for your ZIP files is no for hackers only but for stubborn virus as well. Do not use a weak password because some virus uses what we call dictionary attack.
A weak password is like this 1234 or abcd or your computer username.

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