Assignment 7 - Discuss tools and techniques for removing...

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Discuss tools and techniques for removing Malware using the text Internet, and/or your job as reference for full credit “First off, remove your computer from the network before the malware potentially copies infected files onto mapped network drives.” (Lewis, 2010). The reason why you would want to remove your computer from the network immediately is so that any data this malware is transmitting will instantly be cutoff, the malware can’t transmit data without a connection. Once you do that, you need to worry about how to get the malware off your computer. You could try restoring your computer using a restore point that you may have previously set up. If it doesn’t work however, you will then need to download a malware removal program. It is good to have a malware removal program that you don’t already have downloaded. So if you have a secondary computer, you can download it on a hard drive and plug it in. If not you’ll have to try your best to download it on the infected computer. The next thing you’re going to
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  • Fall '15
  • Antivirus software, malware removal program

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