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virus clean network

Created: 26 Jan 2013 • Updated: 27 Jan 2013 | 6 comments
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what is the best solution for virus clean network?

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SebastianZ's picture

Follow the documentation provided in previous post - you need to make sure:

- the SEP clients are using the most recent definitions - if there are any issues with SEP detecting the threats you can try as well the rapid release definitions  (those are kind of beta definitions with new virus signatures in it):

http://www.symantec.com/security_response/definiti...

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/forums/how...

- make sure the infected machines are quarantined and disconnected from network resources

- clean the computers using the scanning and clean/quarantine options on SEP clients or further scan with help of

* Power Eraser: http://www.symantec.com/theme.jsp?themeid=spe-user...

* bottable SERT tool: https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/videos/sym...

- prevent reoccurence of the infections by keeping your system secure with latest definitions and most up to date OS patches and other software updates

.Brian's picture

Security Best Practices for Protecting a Business Environment from Common Threats

Article:TECH105236  |  Created: 2008-01-27  |  Updated: 2011-02-16  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH105236

 

Security Best Practice Recommendations

Article:TECH91705  |  Created: 2009-01-08  |  Updated: 2009-01-22  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH91705

 

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Sumit G's picture

Hopefully above comments are the answer of your query.

Regards

Sumit G.

Jackie007's picture

Check this thread

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/forums/different-virus-cleanup-resolution-steps-and-tools

Security Best Practice Recommendations

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH91705

Best practices for responding to active threats on a network

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH122466

Security Response recommendations for Symantec Endpoint Protection settings

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH122943

Best Practice when Symantec Endpoint Protection or Symantec AntiVirus is Detecting a File that is Believed to be Safe

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH98360

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/forums/your-system-infected-symantec-tools-help-clear-infection

Check this thread

http://www.symantec.com/connect/forums/virus-cleanup-exercise

Thanks....

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