July 28th, 2007, 07:51 PM
Rootkit Detective: Beware!!!
McAfee launched their new anti-rootkit product on Thursday:
It should be approached with extreme caution as it is not your average "fire and forget" no brains application. You are likely to get a lot of false positives as it "learns" so just deleting things that it questions is a pretty sure way to trash your system.
I would recommend that you treat it similarly to HijackThis! and thoroughly research what it turns up before taking any action.
July 31st, 2007, 05:01 PM
too bad its not vista compatable.
Plenty of other rootkit detectors that are vista compatable, I'll stick with those.
Thanks for the heads up though.
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