Kaspersky TDSSKiller

Version: 3.1.0.28   Filesize: 4.7MB

  • Freeware
  • In English
  • Scanned
  • 3.8
  • (4.12 K Downloads)

Kaspersky TDSSKiller is an industry-leading antivirus program that deeply scans your PC of malicious programs and attempts to completely wipe known and unknown rootkit that can hide their presence of malware in your computer. There are often many times when we download a program or copy it from another PC and unbeknownst to us, rootkits in that file silently make their way on our PC and attempt to damage the system functions (Windows API) and modify certain system settings that include registry keys, folders, files and many more functions that make the operating system laggy and slower. Kaspersky’s TDDSKiller program is an effective countermeasure to tackle these rootkits and malicious programs and keeps the system running smoothly without any problems and comes with various benefits so your PC can run efficiently in the long run.

Features of Kaspersky TDSSKiller

Searches and removes every malware variants
There are many types of malwares that each targets the specific system functions, files, and boot sector of OS, and silently attempts to modify certain functions and services that are required for running the application efficiently, and removing them is very challenging compared to generic malware. Damage to any of these can result in the loss of important files, corrupt the OS boot sector, and render the programs obsolete. 

Kaspersky TDSSKiller identifies the odd elements in the system and removes TDSS rootkits such as Rootkit.Win32.TDSS, TDSServ, Alureon, Tidserv, and other rootkits such as ZeroAccess or ZeroAccess rootkit if it’s detected. 

Can be run in normal and safe mode
One of the best and the most important feature of Kaspersky TDSSKiller is that it can be run in normal as well as the safe mode of the Windows. There are certain times when the malware affects the system to the extent that it’s unable to load and freezes into windows screen or gets stuck in an infinite restart loop. Safe mode is the ideal choice as it only loads essential components to boot into the main OS. Users can scan their PC using TDSSKiller in safe mode and remove malicious rootkits and bootkits that have infected the whole PC. After removing those PC, you can easily boot into your system using normal mode.

Graphical user interface
To make things smoother, Kaspersky designed the user interface of TDSSKiller that users can easily navigate and perform scans anytime they want. The options and menu are neatly designed and easy to navigate so users won’t have a hard time utilizing the features of this program.

Supports 32 and 64 bit operating systems
Users can easily run Kaspersky TDSSKiller on their system, regardless of the operating system type like 32 and 64-bit versions of the operating system.

Steps to download and install Kaspersky TDSSKiller

  • 1.  To download Kaspersky TDSSKiller, click on green download button on the upper right side
  • 2.  Downloading of this software will begin soon, let it complete
  • 3.  Find the .exe file of the program in the download folder where the file is saved.
  • 4.  Double click on the setup file of TDSSKiller and follow the installation instructions.
  • 5.  After completion, you can launch the program using the desktop icon or start menu.

Pros

  • Detailed report
  • Easy to understand scan results
  • Easy to setup

Cons

  • Hard to determine the accuracy
  • Not a lot of configuration options
Screenshots
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App Name: Kaspersky TDSSKiller

License: Freeware

OS: Windows XP / Vista / Windows 7 / Windows 8 / Windows 10

Latest Version: V3.1.0.28

Latest Update: 2021-01-28

Developer: Kaspersky Lab

User Rating: 3.8

Category: Anti-Spyware