Old and busted – MBR viruses… New hotness – BIOS viruses (again)

This may come as no surprise to those who have been around computer security for a while, but the BIOS viruses are making a comeback! One of the first made its debut back in 1999 and was known as “CIH”. ┬áBut Symantec is reporting a new killer on the block called “Trojan.Mebromi” that affects the Award BIOS and seizes control …