Is there a way to determine if a system runs faster after malware removal?
Posted on 2013-06-12
I am frequently called on, mostly by friends and family, to help cleanup computers that have malware on them. I have been googling, but not able to find any sort of program that can help me verify the difference in system performance before and after a computer has been cleaned.
I am not looking for the standard benchmark test, that puts stress on the components, but rather something that simply shows a score of how fast the system runs. Obviously this would have to be a lightweight application to be able to run on a potentially highly infected machine before cleanup.