aswMBR is a anti-rootkit scanner that searchs your computer for Rootkits that infect the Master Boot Record, or MBR, of your computer. This includes the TDL4/3, MBRoot (Sinowal), and Whistler rootkits. For this program to properly work it must first download the Avast virus definitions, so you will need an active Internet connection before using it.
Malwarebytes is a light-weight anti-malware program that is excellent at removing the latest detections. MBAM is also able to be used along side any other security programs that you may have installed, which allows it to remove malware that was able to sneak through your normal anti-virus solution.
Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit is a security program that protects you from zero-day exploits that target browser and application vulnerabilities. This program is meant to run alongside your traditional anti-virus or anti-malware products and provides extra protection against software and Windows vulnerabilities that are discovered, but do not have a patch available to fix them.
RKill is a program that was developed at BleepingComputer.com that attempts to terminate known malware processes so that your normal security software can then run and clean your computer of infections. When RKill runs it will kill malware processes and then removes incorrect executable associations and fixes policies that stop us from using certain tools. When finished it will display a log file that shows the processes that were terminated while the program was running.
The Mac Rogue Remover Tool was created to remove the Mac Defender, Mac Security, Mac Protector, and Mac Guard rogue anti-spyware programs from a Mac. Once run, the Mac Rogue Remover Tool will scan the computer for known files and remove them.
Trend Micro RootkitBuster is a program that will scan your computer for Rootkits.Â This scanner will scan for rootkits that are using the latest technology including Master Boot Record (MBR) infections.
The Sophos Virus Removal Tool is a stand-alone program that allows you to perform a quick scan of your computer for computer viruses. If any infections are found it will attempt to remove them for free. As this program only scans your computer and remove any infections it finds, it can be used even if you have another anti-virus product installed.
Vba32 AntiRootkit is an advanced Rootkit scanner from VirusBlockAda.Â This free scanner will search for kernel-mode rootkits, suspicious autoruns, and hidden processes.Â VBA AntiRootkit is an advanced tool as it does not perform an automatic scan and removal.Â Instead it displays any possible issues, which you will then have to decide how to act upon.
The Dr. Web Anti-Virus Remover allows you to remove all traces of Dr. Web Anti-Virus from your computer in the event that it does not uninstall properly from within the Windows control panel.