The second most common medium of virus spread is Pen Drives after the Internet which is the top medium for Virus spreading. Most of these virus files are hidden and their attributes are set as System Files. These suspicious files become hidden and are not visible in windows explorer or My computer window.
We have already written a tutorial on – How To Protect Your Computer From Pen Drive Viruses
In this article I will review a freeware tool called Hidden File Viewer. This will reveal the suspicious and hidden files on your Pen Drive.
Hidden File Viewer is a freeware portable tool which you can carry in your pen drive or install on your computer. This tool will reveal and display all the hidden and suspicious files on your pen drive which are otherwise hidden in windows explorer or My computer.
This tool will scan any pen drive connected to your computer and will show any hidden or suspicious files present on the pen drive. This is a portable tool which can be installed on your pen drive and it works with Windows 7 / Windows Vista and Windows XP.