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Stop autorun.inf from running using group policy

Posted on 2013-01-12
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We have recently had a virus outbreak, and it had spread by putting autorun.inf in the root directory.

Is there a way we can stop autorun.inf from running automatically using group policy?
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This is a very good Article describing exactly how to do this. Since I have done this myself 3 years ago, I'm glad that it's still in place ;)
http://www.maxi-pedia.com/Disable+autorun+autoplay+via+group+policy
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Thank you  - any other comments?
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