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Searching for rootkits

Do you suspect that rootkits have been installed on your system? Windows security expert Kevin Beaver offers a solution to this problem.

How can I check my system for rootkits? Is there a good tool I can use? Do they leave any signs, like running processes?
Check out Sysinternals' RootkitRevealer and F-Secure's BlackLight. Even some anti-spyware programs can detect certain rootkits, so don't rule out some of those solutions.
For additional information, check out this rootkit detection IT checklist.

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