Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool is a free anti-virus utility and a virus scanner for testing and treatment computer from any virus threats. It’s not an antivirus that will protect your computer in real-time, but this tool can find and neutralize a virus threat if the user requests it. Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool can be used on the infected computer even in the "Windows Safe mode."Read full review
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Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool review
Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool is a free anti-virus utility and a virus scanner for testing and treatment computer from any virus threats.
It’s not an antivirus that will protect your computer in real-time, but this tool can find and neutralize a virus threat if the user requests it. Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool can be used on the infected computer even in the "Windows Safe mode."Read More
Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool detects virulent and potentially unwanted software and keeps your computer safe. It can remove from the computer any spyware, adware and potentially unwanted files automatically as well as manually. This tool does not provide a real-time protection, and after treatment is done, the tool should be removed and replaced with a regular antivirus program. Also, it uses the effective detection algorithms from Kaspersky Anti-Virus.
Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool can detect and remove any viruses, trojans, worms and all types of rootkits. The tool will be extremely useful if you need to clean an infected PC but don't want to install a full-featured antivirus program.
Kaspersky Virus Removal tool has a clear and simplified interface. This allows users to launch an auto scanner quickly and apply the default settings. Users can see the duration of operation, a total number of scanned objects, detected threats and the process of implementation while scanning.
Upon detection of any suspicious or infected files, the program shows the message in the system notification area. It will offer users the ability to see additional data and to take some actions and eliminate the risk.
The installation process is almost fully automatic with a minimal user intervention.
Kaspersky Virus Removal tool is useful for a double checking of virus files after the full antivirus program verified the system. As I mentioned before, there is no real-time protection, neither additional security utilities designed for email and web protection, etc.
Also, Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool updates few times a day. So, if you want to scan your computer with the freshest database, you should download a new package first.
Cross-platform use 4.5/5
Kaspersky Virus Removal tool at first was designed for Microsoft Windows and MacOS, but for now, a Linux version is also available for consumers. Moreover, this tool can work in combination with any other installed antivirus program on the computer.
If your PC is severely infected, Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool will be a right choice for you due to its high level of detection. This tool will clean an infected system quickly, but it shouldn’t be used as a permanent tool to cure your computer in case of infection.Collapse
Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool is an excellent choice if you’re looking for an on-demand scanner.
Pros : It’s free;
Understandable for any users;
Multiple languages available;
Cons : No personal firewall;
Lack of parental control tools;
No realtime protection;
Cross-platform use 4.5