Malware Removal: Remediating an Infected System

IT Security
  • 12 Videos | 54m 52s
  • Includes Assessment
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Understanding what tools to use to recover a system after it is infected with malware is a critical skill. In this course, you'll explore the symptoms of virus infected systems and best practices for malware removal. You'll learn about different remediation approaches for different types of malware. You'll also look at some of the tools used to remove and recover systems after they have been infected such as the Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool, the Windows repair options, and how to restore a system image backup.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • discover the key concepts covered in this course
    describe symptoms of an infected system
    recognize best practices for removing malware
    identify different remediation approaches for various types of malware
    remove a virus from an infected system
    use System Restore to remove a virus
  • use the System Restore recovery tool and restore points
    restore a system backup
    recognize when to remove vs. complete re-install
    identify the steps to use when malware makes a system unbootable
    use system repair to fix boot issues
    summarize the key concepts covered in this course

IN THIS COURSE

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    1. 
    Course Overview
    1m 43s
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    2. 
    Symptoms of an Infected System
    4m 47s
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    Best Practices for Malware Removal
    5m 18s
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    Remediation Approaches for Malware
    3m 34s
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    Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool
    3m 20s
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    6. 
    Using Restore Points
    5m 37s
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    Using Windows Repair Tools with Restore Points
    4m 18s
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    Restoring a System Backup
    7m 28s
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    9. 
    Comparing Virus Removal to Complete Re-install
    4m 40s
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    10. 
    Viruses Affecting your Boot Environment
    3m 32s
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    11. 
    Using Windows Repair Tools to Solve Boot Issues
    4m 20s
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    12. 
    Course Summary
    1m 15s

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