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Best security practices for TROJ_FAKEAV malware using Worry-Free Business Security (WFBS)

    • Updated:
    • 14 Oct 2015
    • Product/Version:
    • Worry-Free Business Security Standard/Advanced 8.0
    • Worry-Free Business Security Standard/Advanced 9.0
    • Platform:
    • Windows 2000 Server
    • Windows 2000 Small Business Server
    • Windows 2003 Small Business Server
    • Windows 2008 Enterprise Server
    • Windows Vista 32-bit
    • Windows XP Professional
Summary

Find out more about the best practices in handling the TROJ_FAKEAV malware. This applies to WFBS Advanced only.

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The TROJ_FAKEAV family is one of the most commonly known malware to infect unsuspecting users due to its use of social engineering tactics. This threat has been circulating globally and has hit a lot of users.

For more information on this malware and how to prevent it, refer to this article: TROJ_FAKEAV: Best Practices and Security Recommendations.

This document provides detailed information on the following topics:

  • Basic threat indicators and how it affects customers
  • Securing your network with WFBS
  • Interpreting WFBS virus logs
  • Indicators: Things to watch for in TROJ_FAKEAV
  • Security best practices for prevention
  • Workaround solutions
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Remove a Malware / Virus
Solution Id:
1053678
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