View Full Version : XP restore and blaster

22-08-2003, 10:25 AM
nod32 anti-virus signals warning about blaster virus on a machine even after we cleaned/patched/firewalled.

then we realized the wonderful XP restore feature, it must have kept a copy of the virus somewhere.

we disabled restore, reboot, enable to see what happen next.

Susan B
22-08-2003, 11:34 AM
Yes, that would be correct. It is recommended to disable System Restore prior to removing the worm/virus and installing the patch. After that is done System Restore can be enabled again.