A while back, I did an article series for Windowsecurity.com about how to hunt down and kill malware with popular Sysinternals tools Autorun, Process Explorer and Process Monitor, developed by Mark Russinovich and distributed free by Microsoft. These and a couple of other Sysinternals tools (PsKill and RAMMap) have recently been updated with bug fixes and (in the case of RAMMap) new features/functionality that includes support for Windows 8. Read more here:
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Debra Littlejohn Shinder is a technology and security analyst and author specializing in identity, security and cybercrime, utilizing her past experience as a police officer and police academy/criminal justice instructor. She has written numerous books and articles for web and print publications and has been awarded the Microsoft MVP designation for fourteen years in a row.