Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool release notes



Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool 2015


Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool release notes

2017 Aug 08 ID: 8517

Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool 2015 has been released on February 16, 2015 . Full version number is .

What is Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool

Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool  is a free tool for scanning infected computers under Microsoft Windows for viruses and eliminating the detected threats.

Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool is not intended for long-term use as it does not protect your computer in the real-time mode. After the computer is disinfected, remove the tool and install the full-scale antivirus solution.

Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool does not have a databases update option. You must download the new version of the tool with the latest databases from the  Kaspersky Lab servers each time you need to use it.  

Main features of Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool

  • No installation required.
  • The tool is removed once its main window is closed. All traces of the tool's actions are removed from the system.
  • The tool can be run from a removable media or a network drive. 

What's new in Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool

New features and improvements in Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool:

  • Adware  and riskware detection.
  • Notifications on out of date databases .
  • A single type of scan suitable for all situations.
  • Copying files to backup before disinfection or removal.
  • Protection from system files removal.
  • False positives prevention.
  • Collecting of statistics for Kaspersky Security Network has been improved.
  • Startup from the command line has been added. 
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