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Method and System to Recover From Virus Damage by Transactionalizing Program Operations

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000031851D
Original Publication Date: 2004-Oct-14
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Oct-14

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

This article addresses the problems due to shortcoming of current antivirus software systems to recover from a malware damage. The article outlines a mechanism to recover by applying transaction principles to file-system and other operation system operations.