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Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool Updated

Posted on 22-Aug-2005 16:25 | Filed under: News


Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool Updated
The Microsoft Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool has been updated (17 August 2005) with added detection and cleaning capabilities for the following malware:

  • Zotob.A
  • Zotob.B
  • Zotob.C
  • Zotob.D
  • Zotob.E
  • Bobax.O
  • Esbot.A
  • Rbot.MA
  • Rbot.MB
  • Rbot.MC

    The tool helps remove specific, prevalent malicious software from computers that are running Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Microsoft Windows XP, or Microsoft Windows 2000.

    Currently, the Malicious Software Removal Tool supersedes all virus-cleaner tools that were previously released by Microsoft. You can download the Malicious Software Removal Tool from the Microsoft Download Center using the link below.

    To run the Malicious Software Removal Tool users must log on to the computer by using an account that is a member of the Administrators group.



  • More information: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.as...