Category: Incident Response

Incident Response

Cleaning Up Malware (Part 2: Manual Cleans)

  So you have read Part 1 (Link) and you decided that you want to try manually cleaning up a machine. The one undisputed FACT we have at this moment is that the malware isn’t too particularly nasty- else you wouldn’t have a months salary potentially about to hit the chopping block! In other words- …

Incident Response

Cleaning Up Malware (Part 1: The bigger picture)

  I think every techie has their own ideas on how to clean up a malware outbreak. And every malware outbreak is different. There is no one size fits all answer. But this is roughly how I approach the situation in my day job.   Confirm Malware – Users aren’t always right. If a single …