lunedì 12 marzo 2012

Panda USB Vaccine - Antimalware for USB devices

You carry your USB devices everywhere. You
use them for running portable software, sharing the bid chunks of data, or for
storing important sensitive information. But how can you be sure that one of
the infected computers, you may deal in process, will not transfer its diseases
to you through the device?

Here comes in the
picture Panda USB Vaccine - free antimalware to block malware spreading through
USB drives.

There is an
increasing amount of malware which, like the dangerous Conficker worm, spreads
via removable devices and drives such as memory sticks, MP3 players, digital
cameras, etc. To do this, these malicious codes modify the AutoRun file on
these devices.

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Panda USB Vaccine is a free solution designed to protect against this threat.
It offers a double layer of preventive protection, allowing users to disable
the AutoRun feature on computers as well as on USB drives and other devices:

* Vaccine for
This is a ‘vaccine' for computers to prevent any AutoRun file
from running, regardless of whether the device (memory stick, CD, etc.) is
infected or not.

* Vaccine for USB
This is a ‘vaccine' for removable USB devices, preventing the
AutoRun file from becoming a source of infection. The tool disables this file
so it cannot be read, modified or replaced by malicious code.

This is a very
useful tool as there is no simple way of disabling the AutoRun feature in
Windows. This provides users with a simple way of disabling this feature,
offering a high degree of protection against infections from removable drives
and devices.

Developers do not allow downloading the file from their site
without filling your data. If you feel uncomfortable to fill your personal
information, you can download the software from Softpedia:


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