Sophos Anti-Rootkit is a freeware program which scans, detects and removes any rootkit that is hidden on your computer using advanced rootkit detection technology.
What are Rootkits ?
Rootkits are some harmful programs which can lie hidden on computers and remain undetected by anti-virus software. Removing rootkits without compromising system integrity is particularly challenging and needs to be done with care.
Sophos Rootkit Remover is a good program for this purpose, its user interface is so easy to understand, it allows easy scanning, gives details about the rootkits if they are detected and no complex options to understand.
Some Other Key Features
Easy To Use – Using Sophos Anti-Rootkit is easy. Whether you use its simple graphical user interface or run it from the command line, you can easily detect and remove any rootkits on your computer.
Stay Free From Rootkits – It provides an extra layer of protection, by safely and reliably detecting and removing any rootkit that might already have hidden itself on your system.
It runs on the following operating systems
- Windows 2000
- Windows XP
- Windows Vista
- Windows 7
- Windows Server 2003
- Windows Server 2008
- 64-bit platforms