[Wolves] what live usb pen linux virus checker should i use

Ron Wellsted ron at wellsted.org.uk
Sun Mar 20 18:02:03 UTC 2016

On 20/03/16 17:56, Mark Croft Redditch Linux Mint wrote:
> my friend got 4tb external hard drive and  a movie or mp3 file has got
> a virus , we need to work out which files/directory are inffected.
> I know there a number of different linux distro that does this job
> which is the best and will not actually change anything on the drive ,
> I do not want to fix it yet just find the virus infection? I guess i
> will be ntfs not sure the 4tb?
> mark

Personally I use Kaspersky Rescue Disk from a CD. http://goo.gl/KzHa0P
I am not sure if it can be booted from a USB drive.  It does need an
internet connection and plenty of time (I normally let it run overnight).

Ron Wellsted
ron at wellsted.org.uk http://www.wellsted.org.uk
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