PowerTool – Powerful Open Source Antivirus & Rootkit

PowerTool is an open source anti root-kit, anti-virus and bootkit software with ability to analyze, detect and fix deep infections in your system.

PowerTool is a open source anti root-kit, anti-virus and bootkit software that gives you the ability to analyze, detect and fix root-kits and infections on your system and hardware configuration including kernel, ram, network, registry and running processes. PowerTool open source project is hosted on Google Code and the latest version is 4.2.

PowerTool anti rootkit

The software is really powerful and provides an in-depth look into your system and analyzes signs of infection. The software also provides ability to send files over to Virus Total or Filterbit for virus scanning purpose. It also can force close processes that can’t be closed through the regular Task Manager kill. It has strong delete function to support offline startup items and services to detect and remove new registry and services can be cleared in the PE system, the MBR virus infection (such as ghosting, etc.). You can check the hard disk usage and cell loss rate, identify the profiteers can also view the temperature of the CPU, hard disk and other components.

PowerTool Supported Platforms:

  • WindowsXp for the Windows PE
  • Windows 2003 Server
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows Server 2008 Server
  • Windows7 SP1 (32 bit)

Download PowerTool v4.2:


for 64 bit:


If you’re being infected with some sort of deep infection then this software might be able to give you some idea or help you fix the problem. Give it a try and let us know how it goes in the comments.

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