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Spyware.PowerSpy

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:47:55 AM
Type:
Spyware
Risk Impact:
High
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Spyware.PowerSpy is a spyware program that gathers confidential information from the computer and can send this information to a configurable email address.

Symptoms


Your Symantec program detects files as Spyware.PowerSpy.

Transmission


This security risk can be manually installed or installed as a component of another program.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version February 2, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 27, 2012 revision 003
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 2, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 27, 2012 revision 016
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 2, 2006
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