Downloads of v 2014.10.21:


Last Update:

20 Oct 2014

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Kaspersky Lab


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Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool

This is not the latest version of Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool available.

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2014.10.21 | Updated: 20 Oct 2014



Downloads of v 2014.10.21:



Software Author(s):

  • Kaspersky Lab

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Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool 2014.10.21

This is not the latest version of Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool available.

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Deployment Method: Individual Install, Upgrade, & Uninstall

To install Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


Deployment Method:

📝 NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

(this should look similar to

2. Setup Your Environment

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

2. Get the package into your environment

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade kvrt -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'2014.10.21'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade kvrt -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'2014.10.21'" 

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install kvrt
    name: kvrt
    version: '2014.10.21'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'kvrt' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '2014.10.21'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller kvrt
    Name     = "kvrt"
    Version  = "2014.10.21"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'kvrt':
  ensure   => '2014.10.21',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 03 Jun 2015.


The Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool application was designed to be another virus scanner and detection software from Kaspersky. The produst will scan the specified locations for any virus threats and remove them or send to Quarantine folder.
Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool is a utility designed to remove all types of threats from computers. Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool uses the effective detection algorithms realized in Kaspersky Anti-Virus and AVZ.
Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool does not provide resident protection for your computer. After disinfecting a computer, you are supposed to remove the tool and install a full version of antivirus software.


-Simplified interface.
-Can be installed to an infected computer (Safe Mode supported).
-Composite scan and disinfection system: signature detection and heuristic analyzer.
-Gathering system information and interactive creation of scripts for disinfection.
-Automatic and manual removal of virus, Trojans and worms.
-Automatic and manual removal of Spyware and Adware modules.
-Automatic and manual removal of all types of rootkits.

$packageName = 'kvrt'
$installerType = 'EXE'
$url = ''
$silentArgs = ''
$validExitCodes = @(0) #please insert other valid exit codes here, exit codes for ms

Install-ChocolateyPackage "$packageName" "$installerType" "$silentArgs" "$url"  -validExitCodes $validExitCodes

Log in or click on link to see number of positives.

In cases where actual malware is found, the packages are subject to removal. Software sometimes has false positives. Moderators do not necessarily validate the safety of the underlying software, only that a package retrieves software from the official distribution point and/or validate embedded software against official distribution point (where distribution rights allow redistribution).

Chocolatey Pro provides runtime protection from possible malware.

Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool 2018.10.02.0615 2052 Tuesday, October 2, 2018 Approved
Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool 2018.08.02.0220 728 Thursday, August 2, 2018 Approved
Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool 2018.03.08.0450 804 Thursday, March 8, 2018 Approved

You've to uninstall it and update it through choco to use it another day.

This package has no dependencies.

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