Last Updated: 31st March 2018
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, spyware, trojans and more threats.
Rootkit Revealer Free Download 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. A rootkit is a mechanism or technique where all the dangerous threats including malwares, spyware, viruses. Whereas, which hides 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 a reboot or persistent rootkit, memory-based rootkit, user mode, and kernel mode rootkits. All these rootkits contain malicious codes that can put a great impact on system performance. The more dangerous is 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 change 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 do not contain any malicious codes, so removed while the system reboots. It scans the PC and displays all the discrepancies between the information returned by Windows API and also can be seen in the raw scan of FAT or NTFS volume file structures. Rootkit Revealer work is very simple as it compares the result of system scan from the highest level of Windows API to the lowest level of the file system or registry settings. And removes 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
- Moreover, it 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)
- At least 512MB RAM or more
- At least 1GHz processor speed or higher
- 231KB file size