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McAfee Stinger - Rootkit scan result: Not Scanned.


Just want to seek for assistance and clarifications.  We have several instances were after running McAfee Stinger scan results show that the rootkit was not scanned even though we have enabled it before running the scan. Thank you.

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Re: McAfee Stinger - Rootkit scan result: Not Scanned.

Hi @Former Member 

Greetings from McAfee!!

Stinger is a standalone utility created by McAfee to detect and remove specific viruses. It is not a substitute for full antivirus protection. Instead, it is a tool that helps you clean an infected computer of specific known threats.

For more information, go through the KB

For any support you can reach our 24/7 chat support from below link

McAfee Consumer Support


Ganesh Raju R

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