The “Cyber Swachhta Kendra” (Botnet Cleaning and Malware Analysis Centre) is a part of the Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In). It has been set up for analyzing BOTs/malware characteristics and providing information and enabling citizens for removal of BOTs/malware. In addition, “Cyber Swachhta Kendra” will strive to create awareness among citizens to secure their data, computers, mobile phones and devices such as home routers.
The “Cyber Swachhta Kendra” collaborates with industry and academia to detect systems infected by bots. It also collaborates with the Internet Service Providers to notify the end users regarding infection of their system and providing them assistance to clean their systems. The center will also enhance awareness of common users regarding botnet, malware infections and measures to be taken to prevent malware infections and secure their computers / systems / devices.
The antivirus company Quick Heal is providing the free bot removal Tool. Click the below mentioned link to download the tool.
Note: To identify, the architecture of your system whether it is 32-bit or 64-bit, kindly follow the below mentioned steps:
Right click on “My computer”/ “This PC” -> Properties-> Check your system architecture
Other Relevant tools:1. USB Pratirodh
This tool is a desktop security solution, which controls the usage of removable storage media like pen drives, external hard drives, cell phones, and other supported USB mass storage devices.
3. M-Kavach (for Mobile devices)
This tool is a comprehensive mobile device security solution for Android devices addressing threats related to mobile phones. It addresses threats related to malware that steal personal data & credentials, misuse Wi-Fi and Bluetooth resources, lost or stolen mobile device, spam SMSs, premium-rate SMS and unwanted / unsolicited incoming calls.
4. Browser JSGuard
For Firefox Web Browser: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/browser-jsguard/
For Google Chrome Web Browser: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/browserjsguard/ncpkigeklafkopcelcegambndlhkcbhb
For more details visit : http://www.cyberswachhtakendra.gov.in/index.html