BitDefender Rescue Disk , a bootable anti virus scanner that scan your computer for any virus. The functionality of BitDefender Rescue Disk is similar like Kaspersky Rescue Disk which performs anti virus scanning and other before loading the operating system. Meanwhile, BitDefender Rescue Disk has ability to automatically update its virus definition which makes it more advance than other rescue disk CD utility.
The update Anti Virus definition will be automatically trigger once the BitDefender rescue disk detected internet connection while boot up. Plus more, BitDefender security technology consists highly sensitive in detecting both known and unknown virus.
Meanwhile, this free BitDefender Rescue CD also bundles a lot of useful third party utilities such as ChkRootkit for scanning for rootkis, Nessus Network Scanner as remote network security scanner, Mozilla Firefox, Partition Image, GtkRecover and etc to improve productivity of rescue disk.
Create BitDefender Rescue CD is simple like create Kaspersky Rescue Disk. All you follow the below step how to create BitDefender Rescue CD.
How to Create Bootable BitDefender Rescue Disk CD
1.Download BitDefender Rescue CD ISO images ( bitdefender_2008_RescueCD_v2.iso).
2. Use burning software to burn BitDefender Rescue CD ISO images to a CD or DVD media.
3. Insert bootable BitDefender Rescue CD into DVD / CD rom and boot up the computer by loading DVD / CD Rom media first. Then you’ll get a bitdefender rescue disk welcome page as below.
4. Hit “Enter” on computer keyboard to start loading the BitDefender file by using Linux bootloader. Then the BitDefender rescue CD software will automatically update the scanner and virus definition if internet connection detected. (Notes: it might take longer to update the virus definition on Bitdefender rescue disk if your internet bandwidth is slow.)
5. Once the virus definition is fully updated, it’ll automatically launch BitDefender Anti malware Scan interface and you can click the Start button to scan your local hard drive for virus and malware.
BitDefender 2008 Rescue Disk CD file size is 488.0 MB.
Update: A new BitDefender 2010 Rescue Disk is available to download now
Just follow above step on ” How to create Bootable BitDefender Rescue Disk”. Then you can build the latest BitDefender Rescue Disk 2010.
The BitDefender Rescue Disk 2010 Disk CD file size is 245MB.
Screenshot of BitDefender Rescue Disk 2010: