Currently, an increasing amount of malware that is like a worm Conficker, spreads via removable devices such as memory sticks, MP3 players, digital cameras, etc. To this end, these malicious programs modify the AutoRun file on these devices.
Panda USB Vaccine is a free solution designed to protect against such threats. It offers a double layer of preventive protection, allowing users to disable the AutoRun feature on computers, USB-drives and other devices:
Vaccine for computers: This is a "vaccine" for the computers to prevent any AutoRun file regardless of whether infected or unknown device (memory stick, CD, etc.).
Vaccine for USB devices: This is a "vaccine" for removable USB-devices, preventing situations where the AutoRun file becomes a source of infection. Utility disables this file so that it can not be read, modified or replaced with malicious code. This does not allow such worms as W32/Sality, W32/Virutas, W32/Conficker etc. are automatically distributed through USB drives.
This product - a very useful tool as There is no easy way to disable the AutoRun feature in Windows. This provides users an easy way to disable this feature, offering a high level of protection against infections that can spread from removable devices.