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Posted 19 May 2010 - 08:21 PM
Posted 19 May 2010 - 08:33 PM
Posted 19 May 2010 - 09:17 PM
Try Flash Disinfector by sUBs: http://download.bleepingcomputer.com/sUBs/...Disinfector.exe
Posted 19 May 2010 - 09:43 PM
Posted 20 May 2010 - 08:30 AM
Hmph...you are correct. Now that I recall, I tried to use this program a while back, but was dismayed to find out that is doesn't work in Windows 7 no matter what Compatibility settings you apply. I had to boot my netbook into XP to use it.
I suppose you could just borrow a computer running Vista or XP and run Flash Disinfector with your flash drive plugged into that computer. Once the autorun folder is created, you don't need Flash Disinfector anymore. A flash drive that was "disinfected" on another computer will work with any other computer you stick it in...Autorun will simply not run due to the dummy autorun file created by Flash Disinfector on the flash drive.
I like the security this program brings, but I use the Autorun feature so much, I can't bear to have Autorun disabled on all my flash drives.
Edited by CaseyJones79, 20 May 2010 - 08:31 AM.
Posted 20 May 2010 - 08:43 AM
My answers are my opinion only,usually
Posted 20 May 2010 - 08:57 AM
hi, applocker is the answer for some versions of win7 and win server 2008 r2
really need to know what you are doing to use it correctly .
Posted 21 May 2010 - 06:38 PM
No, and yes.
So, based on this last post, it looks like FlashDisinfector will not only disable Autorun within Windows, but also on the USB/Flash device?
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