MBR Rootkit Removal

The new MBR rootkit can be very hard to detect and removal is a manual process. MBR removal instructions are below:

1. Locate you windows xp or vista bootable operating system cd/dvd.

2. Boot your to the CD/DVD

3. Choose to load the recovery console (for xp) or the repair tools for vista.

4. In the recovery console type fixmbr

5. The fixmbr command will write a new boot sector and erase the rootkit.

6. Reboot your PC and download and install the latest version of MalwareBytes Anti-Malware.

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