Once You Get Hacked

  • Turn off the Wi-Fi connection and pull the network cable.
  • Shutdown. Take off the hard drive quickly.
  • Connect the drive to another machine as a non-bootable drive and scan for infection.
  • Make a backup.
  • Put the drive back to the old machine and completely wipe the hard drive. Also consider repartition and format.
  • Reinstall OS from trusted source. Must install updates.
  • Install all the security softwares prior to any other programs.
  • Scan you backed up files to other machine and copy over.
  • Don’t forget a complete backup.

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