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Spyware.DesktopScout

Updated:
February 13, 2007 11:38:05 AM
Type:
Spyware
Version:
3.00
Publisher:
GlobalPatrol
Risk Impact:
High
File Names:
svcagnt.exe dtsview.exe dtsview.dll
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows XP

Behavior


Spyware.DesktopScout monitors user activity and can control the computer.

Symptoms


The files are detected as Spyware.DesktopScout.

Transmission


This program must be manually installed and run on the computer.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version September 16, 2016 revision 024
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 25, 2004
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 17, 2016 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date June 30, 2004
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