Security, Account Blocked, Rootkit

Security information from Technology Services Privacy and Information Security team.

The steps below should be performed by an IT Professional

This process catches rootkits (a program or program kit that hides malware on a system).

Before running any antivirus scans:

  1. Download and run TDSSKiller
  2. Download and run Norton Power Eraser:
  3. Run an McAfee scan (or comparable program) from safe mode
  4. Have user change passwords

For Unix and BSD based systems (like Mac OS X):

  1. Run Rootkit Hunter
  2. Run chkrootkit

Keywords:security, privacy, information   Doc ID:62912
Owner:Security S.Group:University of Illinois Technology Services
Created:2016-04-22 13:37 CSTUpdated:2016-12-19 16:10 CST
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