Re: Files Gone Missing..Why ????

From: me (
Date: 11/29/02

From: "me" <>
Date: Fri, 29 Nov 2002 08:20:37 -0500

scan for viruses?

"JN" <> wrote in message
> Hi All
> I've got this problem which is doing my little head in..PLEASE HELP IF YOU
> CAN & SAVE ME...
> I am a newbie systems admin at 4 local schools. The school in question is
> running NT 4 Server & 18 Win 95 clients..
> This is the problem...
> All of a sudden word documents (& Publisher docs) are "going missing". The
> full time IT helper in the school has
> had some problems with some of his database files, not gong missing but
> of the data
> in them has been erased.He was also CONVINCED that the aforementioned word
> publisher files were definatley saved.
> The school is a primary so I do not think the pupils are to blame.They
> have access to a shared folder for there particular year
> & the files that have gone missing are in different years.
> There is only a couple of admin accounts, which have now had all passwords
> changed. Today I have disconnected the network
> from the Internet but how likley is it that a hacker could be to blame ?
> Can NE1 Offer NE Advice
> Please
> John UK