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Dr.Web CureIt! 9.0

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USER REVIEWS

The solution to any malware that bypass your antivirus with just one click

By Ngunyi Kibui

On Tuesday, January 26, 2016

In this day and era where the internet has become a daily part of our lives, it’s inevitable to not get hit by viruses of all kinds. Dr. Web CureIt application though is the solution to get rid of these viruses of your PC. Once downloaded, you will store the application on a USB and once you double click it the scan process starts. Since it runs on enhanced protection mode, this means it will dig out any form of spyware, worms, Trojans and malware even that block the windows interface. From its interface you can either choose to custom scan, if you had specific files in mind, or select different priorities depending on your likes. Once done you will get a report as it will have cured the infected files and those incurable sent to quarantine where you can choose the action to take. You don’t have to turn off your antivirus as it integrates with ease and you can also use this application to test your antivirus efficiency. Although it works only on infected PC,s this is a must have tool, with up to 37 languages support, and blocking access to pirate content web pages as it system requirements are at least windows 98 or later,16mb RAM, and 500mb of hard disk space.

Pros

  • Integrates seamlessly with installed antivirus.
  • It is free for download
  • more than 37 languages for support purposes

Cons

  • one has to update it manually as it is not integrated in the system
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The portable security application that creates an in depth scan and eliminates all threats

By Kim Kiruma

On Thursday, January 7, 2016

Normally the work of an anti virus application is to create a real time protection for a computer but in the case of Dr.WebCure it the application is only useful after an attack and it serves to scan and eliminate the threat. Traditionally all anti viruses need to be installed in your computer or device but in this case one is able to save it in a USB portable device and in turn use the same to run the application. The application however comes with a little hitch in that the updates are not automatically processed and thus the user has to install updates manually and to many this comes as a disadvantage. This application is highly compatible with almost all known security software’s and thus can perform well with another antivirus installed in a device without crushing. The application has various unique features like the customized scan, self defence function and also it comes with multiple language options.

Pros

  • The application does not require installation to use
  • The application is able to block pirate content web pages

Cons

  • The application does not have automatic updates.
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QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

For what are you going to use the program?
  • can your computer, searching for spyware, worms, trojans and all kinds of malware good solution when an installed antivirus could not manage to solve the infection

Review

Dr.Web CureIt! is a free antivirus and antispyware utility devoted to searching for those viruses that have attacked you in order to eliminate them. It is a portable version that you won’t have to install after the download, just store it in a USB and use it for other PCs. It will scan your computer, searching for spyware, worms, trojans and all kinds of malware. Bear in mind that this software is designed to be used when your system has already been infected. In other words, Dr.Web CureIt! does not provide real-time protection, it works for the detection and removal of recent threats.

It works for the detection and removal of recent threats

Even though it is a good solution when an installed antivirus could not manage to solve the infection, some users have criticized the fact that threat updates are not automatically integrated in the program, so you have to periodically update it manually. Also, some others lament that Dr.Web CureIt! could be integrated within a web browser, but this is also not possible. Nevertheless, what has made Dr.Web CureIt! popular is the inclusion of a pirate content page blocker: understood by some as a greater degree of protection, and as an excessive Internet control by others.

How to use this utility

Once you´ve got Dr.Web CureIt! on your USB, all you have to do is double-click on the file and the scanning process will start. The utility runs in the enhanced protection mode by default. This means that it will work even if a malicious element blocks access to the Windows interface. You can choose a Custom Scan if you need to analyze selected directories or files. Also, you can select different scanning priorities. Dr.Web CureIt! will cure the infected files and place the incurable ones in quarantine.

When the process has finished, you will receive a report to view the results and you are able to decide what to do with quarantined files. The good thing is that you won’t have to disable your previous security software to check your PC with Dr.Web CureIt!. In fact, it is a great tool to test its efficiency.

Dr.Web CureIt! 9.0 Features

The unique features of Dr.Web CureIt! are the following:

  • Detection and neutralization of viruses, trojans, rootkits, spyware and any other suspicious elements that went undetected by your already-installed security software
  • Compatible with almost all known antispyware and antivirus tools
  • Various scanning modes, including Custom Scan
  • Self-defence function to not be surpassed by unauthorized users
  • Blocks access to pirate content webpages
  • 37 languages supported: Spanish, Russian, German, Portuguese, Chinese, English, Uzbek, etc. The program will automatically detect your OS language (English will be used by default if the language is not supported)

If you want to read more information about Dr.Web CureIt! before you download it, feel free to visit the developer’s site.

System Requirements

The minimum system requirements to correctly download and install Dr.Web CureIt! in your computer are listed below:

  • Operating System: Windows 98 or later
  • Processor: 66 MHz or faster
  • RAM Memory: 16 MB
  • HDD: 500 MB of free space available