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Emsisoft Emergency Kit Scanner

2017.12.0.8334

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 1/2/2018.

The Emsisoft Emergency Kit contains a collection of programs that can be used without software installation to scan for malware and clean infected computers: Emsisoft Emergency Kit Scanner and Emsisoft Commandline Scanner.

Emsisoft Emergency Kit Scanner

The Emsisoft Emergency Kit Scanner includes the powerful Emsisoft Scanner complete with graphical user interface. Scan the infected PC for Viruses, Trojans, Spyware, Adware, Worms, Dialers, Keyloggers and other malicious programs.
Emsisoft Commandline Scanner

This scanner contains the same functionality as the Emergency Kit Scanner but without a graphical user interface. The commandline tool is made for professional users and is perfect for batch jobs.

To run the Emsisoft Commandline Scanner, perform the following actions:

  • Open a command prompt window (Run: cmd.exe)
  • Switch to the drive of the USB Stick (e.g.: f:), then to the folder of the executable files (e.g.: cd run)
  • Run the scanner by typing: a2cmd.exe

Next you will see a help page describing all available parameters.

The following parameter is an example of scanning drive c:\ with Memory, Traces (Registry) scan enabled, and archive support active. Detected Malware is moved to quarantine.

a2cmd.exe /f="c:\" /m /t /a /q="c:\quarantine\"

To install Emsisoft Emergency Kit Scanner, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install emsisoft-emergency-kit

To upgrade Emsisoft Emergency Kit Scanner, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade emsisoft-emergency-kit

Files

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    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop';
    $packageName= 'emsisoft-emergency-kit'
    $toolsDir   = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
    $url        = 'http://dl.emsisoft.com/EmsisoftEmergencyKit.exe' 
    
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName   = $packageName
      fileType      = 'EXE' 
      silentArgs    = '/s' 
      url           = $url
      checksum 		= 'e7255ac00805f2347594f15e8a9ebc3e0167f12b9a875526a6f40412b68e5ac5'
      checksumType	= 'sha256'
    }
    
    Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

Virus Scan Results

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Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

Dependencies

This package has no dependencies.

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Emsisoft

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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Emsisoft Emergency Kit Scanner 2017.11.0.8219002 82 Saturday, December 23, 2017 approved
Emsisoft Emergency Kit Scanner 2017.11.0.8219001 203 Saturday, December 2, 2017 approved
Emsisoft Emergency Kit Scanner 2017.11.0.8219 41 Thursday, November 30, 2017 approved
Emsisoft Emergency Kit Scanner 2017.10.0.8080001 191 Thursday, November 2, 2017 approved
Emsisoft Emergency Kit Scanner 2017.10.0.8080 41 Wednesday, November 1, 2017 approved
Emsisoft Emergency Kit Scanner 2017.8.0.7904 152 Sunday, September 3, 2017 approved
Emsisoft Emergency Kit Scanner 2017.6.0.7694 166 Tuesday, July 4, 2017 approved
Emsisoft Emergency Kit Scanner 2017.4.0.7437 150 Wednesday, May 10, 2017 approved
Emsisoft Emergency Kit Scanner 2017.2.0.722201 167 Wednesday, April 5, 2017 approved
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