System restore question



Nocturnal
07-10-2005, 01:40 AM
If someone downloads and runs a trojan and then uses system restore to back
to a system restore point prior to running the virus, is that computer still
infected?

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Will Denny
07-10-2005, 01:40 AM
Hi

The system could still be infected - depending on where the virus installed
itself on the hard disk/partition.

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"Nocturnal" <nocturnal@anonymous.com> wrote in message
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> If someone downloads and runs a trojan and then uses system restore to
> back to a system restore point prior to running the virus, is that
> computer still infected?
>
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> Nocturnal
>
> http://www.spywaretalk.org


System restore question