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 Formatting and Reinstalling After a Security Incid

Security Focus brings us: Starting from Scratch: Formatting and Reinstalling after a Security Incident.

"Rebuilding a system is never a pleasant task. It is, however, often the proper choice, when dealing with compromised machines. Sometimes, it's the fastest route to restoring the status quo. The process demonstrates how important regular backups and strict security procedures are for networks. When you do need to start over, the basic steps outlined in this article can ensure a rapid return to action and prevention of further incidents."

 (Submitted by Noel Thu May 8, 2003 )


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