Best anti-rootkit tools

Keep your system safe with these rootkit scanners and removers


Rootkits can infiltrate your computer undetected and intercept system functions without you knowing it, unless you have an anti-rootkit tool that can detect suspicious behaviour. The software can then identify any rootkits and remove them.

The risk of rootkits can be mitigated by installing up-to-date antivirus software and firewalls, but the best protection comes with the addition of a specific rootkit scanner and remover. Here, we look at some of the top tools on the market.

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