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  3. Spyware.Espion


February 13, 2007 11:48:03 AM
Risk Impact:
File Names:
wspnen.cnt wspnfr.cnt wspn.exe wspndes.exe wspnen.hlp wspnfr.hlp wspnlanguage.ini
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP


Spyware.Espion is a spyware program that monitors and records keystrokes, instant message conversations, Web sites visited and applications used. It also takes periodic screen shots.


Your Symantec program detects Spyware.Espion.


Spyware.Espion must be manually installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 7, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 8, 2006
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