Your Tech Devices May Contain Viruses

Before you plug your new high-tech gadget into your computer, you better have good antivirus software.

Tech devices from ipods to digital picture frames may be coming from Chinese factories with pre-installed viruses, including ones that steal passwords.

Experts say it's probably not the work of hackers, but bad quality control.

Workers may be plugging personal devices into factory computers used for testing, without knowing they are infected.


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