Posts Tagged ‘quarentine’

Quarantine Virus-Infected PCs from Internet, Says Microsoft

Friday, October 8th, 2010

Wouldn’t it make more sense to go after the people who actually write the viruses instead of the victims? Probably so, but in the meantime, this sounds like a great tool for forcing people to buy new PCs.

Software giant wants people cut off from the internet and health certificates issued

Virus-infected computers should be blocked from the internet and kept in quarantine until they are given a “health certificate”, a top Microsoft security researcher suggested on Thursday.