The good folk at Grisoft have released the AVG Anti-Rootkit product which will locate and remove rootkit malware from your computer. You know, code which is used to hide things like trojans and keyloggers etc. It’s too early to say how effective it is against the most stubborn versions out there, but it’s definitely worth keeping in mind just in case you ever have a need.
AVG Anti-Rootkit is a powerful tool with state-of-the-art technology for detection and removal of rootkits. Rootkits are used to hide the presence of a malicious object like trojans or keyloggers on your computer. If a threat uses rootkit technology to hide itself it is very hard to find the malware on your PC. AVG Anti-Rootkit gives you the power to find and delete the rootkit and to uncover the threat the rootkit is hiding.