Free malware/virus removal tools
For non-UMIACS supported systems, there are several virus and malware protection and removal tools available. This page lists and describes some of them.
- Malwarebytes This free version is limited, but can also perform malware and virus scans.
- SUPERAntiSpyware This free version is also limited but performs multiple different malware scans such installed or internet spyware/adware.
- Kaspersky virus removal tool This provides a virus scan with updated virus definitions.
Other "offline" (bootable) Scanners
Offline/bootable scanners work without loading your operating system, and can provide an alternate means for detecting and mitigating threats that may use various tactics to hide from your favorite installed AV suite.