The detection rates of anti-malware and antivirus scanners varies considerably. Knowing how to manually scan for and remove malware is an important and useful skill with which to confirm a scanner's effectiveness or compensate for its failings. In this article, Andrey Kucherov, Malware Analyst at Imunify360, describes some essential manual website malware detection and cleanup techniques. Additionally, read our website hosting security article and learn how to keep your website secure in 2021.
Very often, web hosting administrators start to take security measures only after a website has been hacked. So, let us imagine the situation when ImunifyAV has been installed on such an infected server. All malware has been cleaned in one click, and all malicious activity has been stopped.
Unfortunately, very often, website owners are 100% sure that they won't ever be a
- I was unlucky and the plan is to shut down my business.
In this article, I cover that gap and offer you a solid disaster recovery plan if your website got hacked. Additionally, read our website hosting security article and learn how to keep your website secure in 2021.