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How can I remove rootkit from a hidden driver

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How can I remove rootkit from a hidden driver
  

My anti-virus software found a rootkit on a hidden driver but it is unable to remove it. Now, how can I remove it?

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Remove Rootkit from hidden driver using UnHackMe or RemoveAny

You can remove Rootkit using either UnHackMe or RemoveAny. To download:

What is Rootkit. How to remove it.
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Re: How can I remove rootkit from a hidden driver

Probably you are infected by a Vundo Rootkit which involves a hidden rootkit service running at the background. Here are the steps to remove it from your system:

http://wiki.castlecops.com/Vundo_Roo...oval_Procedure
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RootkitRevealer removes rootkit from hidden driver

Scan your computer using RootkitRevealer at the command prompt.

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rootkitrevealer [-a [-c] [-m] [-r] outputfile]

-a

Automatically scans and exits when done.

-c

Format output as CSV

-m

Show NTFS metadata files

-r

Don't scan the Registry.
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