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OS X Rootkit Hunter for Mac

Developer's Description

OS X Rootkit Hunter is based on Michael Boelen`s "rootkit hunter"
but little modified for easier/better usability on Mac OS X.

OS X Rootkit Hunter is scanning tool to detect nasty tools on your Mac. This tool scans for rootkits, backdoors and local exploits by running tests like:

- Look for files used by rootkits
- Look for suspected strings
- Look for hidden files
- Scans within plaintext and binary files

and much more...

Full Specifications

What's new in version 0.2

  • Built with Michael Boelen's rootkit hunter 1.3.0
  • Added additional Network check, to inform you about open and listen TCP Ports
  • Universal Binary


Release August 26, 2008
Date Added January 11, 2008
Version 0.2

Operating Systems

Operating Systems Macintosh, Mac OS X 10.5 PPC, Mac OS X 10.5 Intel
Additional Requirements

- Mac OS X 10.5 "Leopard"

- Administrator privileges

- Direct internet access if you want to do an rootkit db update


Total Downloads 13,952
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