Rootkit Revealer 1.71 is an Antirootkit detection and removal utility that can be download for Windows PC for various security issues. It can detect several rootkits in your PC including malwares, viruses, spywares, trojans and more threats.
Rootkit Revealer Overview:
It is the most powerful security tool developed by Microsoft which can detect and removes the hidden rootkits that can change the system file contents. Rootkit is a mechanism or technique where all the dangerous threats including malwares, spywares, viruses, that hides themselves in various parts of a Computer to affect the performance. It mainly hides from the security applications like Antivirus, Antispyware and various others that can easily detect and remove those dangerous threats. The rootkits are also classified in malware survives reboot or persistent rootkit, memory based rootkit, user mode and kernel mode rootkits. All these rootkits contains malicious codes that can put a great impact on system performance. The more dangerous are the persistent rootkits that can change the API’s results with different storage view in registry or file system when Computer starts.
The user mode rootkits changes all the contents of file system utilities including windows explorer and command prompt. Whereas kernel mode rootkits not only obstructs the native API but also manipulates the kernel mode data structure. Memory based rootkits does not contains any malicious codes, so removed while system reboots. It scans the PC and displays all the discrepancies between the information returned by Windows API and also can be seen in raw scan of FAT or NTFS volume file structures. Rootkit Revealer work is very simple as it compares the result of system scan from highest level of Windows API to lowest level of file system or registry settings and remove the presence of rootkits whether in user mode or in kernel mode.
Rootkit Revealer Features:
- Advanced rootkit detection utility
- Detects and Removes rootkits, malwares, viruses and trojans
- Scans the PC for hidden threats
- Persistent rootkits are the most dangerous threats
- Changes the API’s between user mode and kernel mode
- Displays all the discrepancies
- Manual scan option available
- Supports several options for auto-scanning systems
- Easy to use
Rootkit Revealer System Requirements:
- Windows XP/Vista/7/8 and 10 (32/64bit)
- 512MB RAM or more
- 1GHz processor speed or higher
- 231KB file size