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A tool which protects you against various threats, such as rogues, rootkits, worms

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RogueKiller screenshotRogueKiller is an antimalware software developed in C++ and able to find and remove malwares and some threats such as worms, rootkits, rogues.

Based on general ways to discover malwares by their demeanor (heuristics), on classic antimalware analysis (signature finding) and on not documented hacks, RogueKiller is able to find and remove most of the basic malwares and some complex threats like ZeroAccess or TDSS that function more like rootkits.

RogueKiller is a small antimalware managed by a small team, and so new detections are based on most increased threats.

Here is a little summary of what RogueKiller is capable to do:

- Stop vicious processes
- Stop vicious services
- Unload vicious DLLs from processes
- Find or Kill vicious hidden processes
- Find and delete vicious autostart entries, including :
- Registry keys (RUN or RUNONCE)
- Tasks Scheduler (1.0 and 2.0)
- Startup folders

Discover and delete registry hijacks, including :

- Shell and Load entries
- Read or Fix Proxy Hijacks
- Read or Fix Hosts Hijacks
- Restore shortcuts or files undisclosed by rogues of type Fake HDD
- RogueKiller is a GUI-ed tool, so its simple to use. However, one can have problems to interpret the results and know what needs to be fixed. This is normal and malware elimination is somewhat difficult.


  • Powerful and fast, capable of finding and removing malware where other software couldn't.
  • It doesn't require installation.


  • Some advanced computer knowledge is necessary for using this software.
  • Some false positive alerts may occur during scan and the software will also delete useful files.
Name RogueKiller
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Product Homepage RogueKiller
License Free (Freeware)
Last Week Downloads 6
All Time Downloads 3,644
Filename RogueKiller_setup.exe
Filesize 38.6MB
MD5 Checksum 72BEF426AF444E5AE4782EE8B7F5DAB1
OS Support Windows All
Category Utilities

100% CLEAN Certification

BadgeRogueKiller has been tested by team against viruses, spyware, adware, trojan, backdoors and was found to be 100% clean. Our editors will recheck this software periodically to assure that it remains clean.


Old Versions

Software Date Added
RogueKiller March 25, 2021 - Latest Version
RogueKiller February 15, 2021
RogueKiller 14.4.0 April 04, 2020
RogueKiller 14.0.4 January 08, 2020
RogueKiller 13.5.5 October 28, 2019

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