Auto-Run-Eater A Guard Computer From Defected “Autorun.Inf Files”
“Autorun.inf” is one of the few executables designed to automatically start on a pen drive as its content when it’s inserted to USB port. This is seriously irritating as it can’t be deleted manually, even if deleted each time; it will reappear automatically.
Auto-Run-Eater can be used to block or delete this “autorun.inf” file which is inherent within the flash-drives or Pen-drives to induct few necessary programs while commencing. Some of the “autorun.inf files” interject few malicious-codes which are not secure.
Auto-Run-Eater is a 3rd party application, after installation it will create an icon of its own on the desktop in the System-tray and stays enabled all-times.
Whenever a Pen-drive is inserted in the USB-Port, it automatically starts searching or scanning for any malicious content such as “Autorun.inf files”. Upon detecting such files, it removes them automatically.
Auto-Run-Eater tool is quite vigorous and it will remove such Malicious-Files right before window displays the content of the Pen-drive. Auto-Run-Eater also supports in scanning whole computer system and USB thumb-drives to check for autorun.inf files that are present.
However, if any such autorun.inf files are found on computer-hard-disk-drive, it’s recommended to be deleted immediately. As these are not utilised to support anything on computers, finding these files shows that hard-drive is been compromised and infected.
Since “Auto-Run-Eater” supervises all files automatically on computer, its safe to save important logs or any data on computer for future reference, hence it’s the best application to handle “Malicious autorun.inf files”.