Why doesn't the Rootkits Scanner support exceptions?

The rootkit scanning does not involve opening files and reading their contents, as the usual virus scanning.
Consequently, you can not specify exceptions.

For security reasons, we cannot explain the exact process of rootkits scanning.

Affected products

  • Avira Professional Security [Windows]
  • Avira Free Antivirus [Windows]
  • Avira Antivirus Premium 2013 [Windows]
  • Avira Antivirus Pro [Windows]
  • Avira Internet Security [Windows]
  • Avira Professional Security, Version 2012 [Windows]
  • Avira Antivirus Premium, Version 2012 [Windows]
  • Avira Internet Security, Version 2012 [Windows]
  • Avira Internet Security Suite [Windows]
  • Avira Ultimate Protection Suite [Windows]
  • Created : Tuesday, September 11, 2007
  • Last updated: Wednesday, February 18, 2015
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