Removing RootKits

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Subject: Removing RootKits
Posted by:  cyranodesade (cyranodesa…
Date: Sun, 05 Aug 2007

I hope this is a simple question does Formatting a Hard Drive and then
FDisk /MBR remove any rootkits or hidden files on a hard drive??
If the answer is no then could you please point me to a good resource
for formatting the boot sector/MBR? Thanks in advance. - CES