[SASAG] Bootable AV Rescue Disks

Kurt Buff kurt.buff at gmail.com
Fri Sep 18 16:10:37 PDT 2009

On Fri, Sep 18, 2009 at 08:43,  <eric at kahklen.com> wrote:
> I just downloaded the Kaspersky Live CD which runs a striped down linux
> environment with AV scanning.  It boots up just fine, but I cannot get it
> to update the definitions.  It is not finding eth0 so there isn't
> connectivity to the Internet to get the updates.  Unfortunately I can't
> find any documentation.  Has anyone used this tool? or know of any others
> that use good AV engines that can be updated live?  We use decent AV
> software, and I can scan using online tools from Eset or Trend Micro, but a
> bootable disc would be great for some of my offsite locations.
> Thanks,
> Eric

What's your target environment? If you're trying to clean Windows
platforms, http://www.ubcd4win.com/ is a viable candidate. I suggest
customizing it with VIPRE rescue: http://live.sunbelt.com

For Linux see http://www.sysresccd.org/Main_Page for Linux among many


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