To avoid having your computer infected by a virus, you should disable Windows AutoRun feature on your computer, using up-to-date anti-malware software and making sure it is turned on and set to scan removable drives.
Here's how to do it in Windows XP/Vista.
- Click Start, then click Run
- Type regedit, click OK
- Click HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\ Services\Cdrom. Double click "Autorun" the value is set to 1 by default, change it to zero & click OK