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If point-in-time recoverability is not necessary, it is recommended to switch the database to simple recovery model where database engine itself automatically truncates transaction log at every checkpoint.
Implementing deposit automation at the front counter within a bank's teller system improves processing quality, decreases the amount of paper by eliminating cash, deposit, control, and general ledger tickets, and truncates checks at the point of presentment.
When the executable is activated the Worm replicates itself via email and also truncates files rendering them useless.