McAfee Labs Stinger
is a free stand-alone utility used to detect and remove malicious threats. It has been around for several years and is typically updated during major attack periods.
If your computer is attacked by malware, viruses, etc., you can download " Stinger
" on to a thumbdrive or other portable media, and then diagnose the affected computer. It can be a real life-saver for computers, when a system has been maliciously compromised. This can happen even with Anti-Virus and Spyware running, since downloaded applications can install the malware/viruses and by-pass defenses, especially for the most latest threats. Keep a copy in your arsenal of emergency recovery tools.Download " Stinger " for free at the McAfee Threat Center: http://vil.nai.com/vil/stinger/default.aspx
(Download v10.1.0.843 -04/15/2010)
Don't forget to use current Anti-Virus and Anti-Spyware. Here's some good free programs;http://www.wnycomsoc.org/community/index.php/topic,956.0.html