Spyware.Boolospy

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Updated: August 12, 2006 11:05:05 AM
Type: Spyware
Risk Impact: High
Systems Affected: Windows

Behavior

Spyware.Boolospy is a spyware program that logs keystrokes.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version December 15, 2000
  • Latest Rapid Release version December 15, 2000
  • Initial Daily Certified version December 15, 2000
  • Latest Daily Certified version December 15, 2000
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date August 16, 2006

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Updated: August 12, 2006 11:05:05 AM
Type: Spyware
Risk Impact: High
Systems Affected: Windows

Spyware.Boolospy is a spyware program that logs keystrokes.

Once installed, the risk creates the following files:
JXKeyHook.dll
JXKey.exe
jxkeydat.sys
KeyLogViewer.exe

It then creates the following registry entries:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\"Login" = "YES"
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\"jx_Key" = "Rundll32 JXKey.dll,Rundll32Main"

The risk can be used to view keystrokes on the local computer and remote computers.