AUTORUN.INF

AUTORUN.INF

A Windows text file that is stored in the root directory of an optical disc or USB drive that identifies the program to automatically run when it is inserted into the computer. See AutoRun and Win AutoRun.
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BS trojans as well as INF/Autorun, the most common variety of malware using the autorun.
Although throughout 2012 all detections related to INF or Autorun malware family, variety of malware using the file autorun.
Although throughout 2012 all detections related to INF/Autorun malware family, variety of malware using the file autorun.
This spreads by linking to an infected executable from the Autorun.
This setting will cause the USB drive to appear in My Computer as two devices: a CD (with the autorun.
When the user puts a disc into the CD-ROM drive, Windows 95 immediately checks to see if there is a text file named AUTORUN.
The worm W32/LiarVBA- worm hunts for removable drives such as floppy disks and USB memory sticks (as well as spreading via network shares), and then creates a hidden file called autorun.
AutoRun is the handy Windows feature that automatically runs a file called autorun.
As the drive is accessed, the system processes autorun.