Posts Tagged ‘Rootkit Detector’

ESET LogoEset antivirus company announced the release of the beta version of ESET Rootkit Detector – rootkit detection applications aimed to users Apple Mac OS X. Rootkit – a program whose purpose is to disguise another malicious program or activity of cybercriminals in the system.

Although most rootkits are designed for Windows, but for the last year experts have found a number of rootkits platform for Mac OS X. The most active among them is the rootkit OSX / Morcut (also known as Crisis), aimed at stealing confidential information of users. In this context, we developed an application for users of Mac OS X, which detects rootkits, malicious activity on the system. (more…)