Mar
30
2015

Norton Power Eraser Free

Norton Power Eraser

This utility will scan, detect and remove different types of malware such as rootkits (hidden programs that allow third party people or viruses to have control of your computer).

It is a portable version, so you don’t need to install it. Just run the executable file and start a scan. Norton Power Eraser will restart your computer before performing the scan.

As options, it allows to undo or reverse previous fix, scan for PUP (potential unwanted programs) such as browser plugins or harmful toolbars and multi boot scan for computers with multiple operating systems installed.

Pros:

  • fast
  • stop it anytime
Cons:

  • needs computer restart
Bottom line:It can be used as an additional tool to check if you have rootkits on your system.

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