Wagner

What should i choose Quarantine or Delete on Files I Know they are bad ?

Recommended Posts

Good Day

 

I have Downloaded a Giveaway Product ,  Just to find out it was not Legitimate  

 

But I did not install it  I just opened the folder and immediately realized this is no good

 

When I did a Scan It showed me about 8 registry keys are infected 

 

I would Like to know what Is my best Option  To Delete  Or  Quarantine ? Even If I choose to uninstall the Product or delete the folder 

 

as for me I have deleted them Because I know I dont want these Files 

 

thank you 

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Quarantine is usually the best option, as it keeps a backup copy of the things that were deleted just in case you need to restore them afterwards. If you're 100% certain that the things can be safely deleted, then you may use the Delete option, although even in those cases you can feel free to use the Quarantine option if it makes you feel better to have a backup just in case.

If everything is OK after about a week, then it's generally safe to remove it from the Quarantine.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.


  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.