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Spyware.PcController

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:48:03 AM
Type:
Spyware
Infection Length:
1,622,016 bytes
Risk Impact:
High
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

Behavior


Spyware.PcController is a spyware program that logs keystrokes. It also monitors instant message conversations, Web sites visited, and programs used. It will then capture screen shots periodically.

Symptoms


One or more files detected as Spyware.PcController.

Transmission


This risk must be manually installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version February 6, 2006
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 15, 2012 revision 021
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 6, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 16, 2012 revision 002
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 8, 2006
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