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    Which antivirus programs use "canary files" with common strings in their filenames to detect:1.) MyRootkit.vir is known to hide files which include the string ".vir" in their filename.2.) Upon installation (or signature update) MyAV puts MyRootkitcanary.vir in C:\Program Files\MyAV\Canary Files\3.)...

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    Is there any new technology to prevent against root kits on Windows Server 2008?

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  • removing rootkits?

    can rootkits be on a non-OS disk therefore not be removed even if reload OS?

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  • I suddenly have a BIOS password…

    I have never set a BIOS password on my main computer. I have, in fact, never set a BIOS password on ANY of my machines( trusting and lazy, I guess). I came home from work tonight to find my main pc acting weird. I attempted to open the web browser and got nothing; it was as if I hadn't clicked on...

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