Re: Urgent!!! My computer seems to be hacked, pls HELP!!!

René Berber wrote:
Darren Dunham wrote:

Unless the CD nukes any unknown (read non-OS) executable on the drive or
you have some known state to compare against (a la tripwire), I don't
see how you can effectively check a drive. It's certainly possible, but
requires you've done work before the attack. Afterward is too late.

Not true, and it really makes no sense continuing to discuss this.

Yes, true. Once a hacker gains root access to your box, you cannot
trust *any* program or library on it again. I thought this would've
been almost self-evident, but I guess it isn't to some people.

Christopher Mattern

"Which one you figure tracked us?"
"The ugly one, sir."
"...Could you be more specific?"