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Don't let newly-installed antivirus do anything automatically

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#1 cnm


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Posted 19 November 2010 - 06:17 PM

Don't let a newly installed antivirus do automatic deletes or quarantines. Wait until you see what kind of false positives it may find, and how easy it is to recover files mistakenly quarantined. If the program doesn't have a manual or interactive option then don't run it.

Horrible example of what can happen: http://www.h-online....ne-1139430.html
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