Recover from virus side-effects

Cleanup can remove a virus from computers, but it cannot always reverse the side-effects.

Some viruses leave no side-effects. Others may make changes or corrupt data in ways that are hard to detect. To deal with this, you should:

Sometimes you can recover data from disks damaged by a virus. Sophos can supply utilities for repairing the damage caused by some viruses. Contact Sophos technical support for advice.