- February 13, 2007 11:36:31 AM
- Hack Tool
- Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP
Hacktool.HideWindow is a utility program that hackers often use to hide the windows of applications, which are used for malicious purposes.
Your Symantec antivirus program detects this threat as Hacktool.HideWindow.
Hacktool.HideWindow is commonly associated with various IRC Backdoor and Trojan horse programs.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version January 8, 2004
Latest Rapid Release version July 22, 2013 revision 020
Initial Daily Certified version January 8, 2004 revision 004
Latest Daily Certified version July 22, 2013 revision 021
Initial Weekly Certified release date January 14, 2004
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