Definition of Rootkit

1. Noun. (computing) A set of software tools used by a third party after gaining access to a computer system in order to conceal the altering of files, or processes being executed by the third party without the user's knowledge. ¹



2. Verb. (transitive) To infect (a computer system) with a rootkit. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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