August 3rd, 2008, 11:41 PM
MS Malicious Software Removal Tool
Do you run the Microsoft Malicious Software Removal Tool? Yes?........... are you sure?
SANS article is here:
Note After you accept the one-time license terms, you can receive future versions of the Malicious Software Removal Tool without being logged on to the computer as an administrator...It appears that some component of the Agreement may have changed in this latest update which will require an Admin user to launch the tool and accept the new agreement. Some users may not be aware of this and be under the false impression the tool is running on a schedule as expected.
August 4th, 2008, 01:27 AM
I'm not sure. How can you tell it's running? That app's always been a mystery to me.
Originally Posted by nihil
“Everybody is ignorant, only on different subjects.” — Will Rogers
August 4th, 2008, 03:29 AM
By looking at the log file of course!
Originally Posted by brokencrow
It can be found in %windir%\debug\
I've found two logs. mrt.log and mrteng.log
The log file will tell you which version was run and the results.
If you want to manually run it, click on Start, Run and type mrt.exe or just mrt and press enter.
You can find more docs for this program @ http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=890830
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