"Maybe you were contentedly fragging enemies when the power went out during a game save. Or, perhaps you were surfing the murky backwaters of the Internet or opening email for a special deal on "discount software" or "herbal enhancers" only to be blindsided by a virus, worm, Trojan or some other form of malicious malware. Whatever the case, at that moment frozen in time, your soul sinks and you feel that knot tighten in the pit of your stomach. Inescapable disaster has struck... or has it?
The good news is that your game rig, and all its irreplaceable data, need not be toast. Most PC catastrophes can be avoided with a bit of pre-disaster planning. This "how to" will walk you through a five-step plan to disaster-proof your system (even if it's a Mac)."