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Spyware.Ssppyy

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:37:24 AM
Type:
Spyware
Publisher:
ssppyy.com
Risk Impact:
High
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Spyware.Ssppyy monitors and records activity on your computer, such as email sent and received, Web sites visited, instant messaging communication, passwords, files, and keystrokes. Periodically, the spyware sends an email to a predefined email address, which contains the logged information.

Symptoms


Your Symantec program detects files as Spyware.Ssppyy.

Transmission


Spyware.Ssppyy may arrive as an email greeting card. When you receive the email, Spyware.Ssppyy will silently install itself on your computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version May 6, 2004
  • Latest Rapid Release version February 20, 2012 revision 006
  • Initial Daily Certified version May 6, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version February 20, 2012 revision 019
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date May 12, 2004
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