1. Symantec/
  2. Security Response/
  3. Spyware.HiddenCamera


February 13, 2007 11:48:08 AM
Risk Impact:
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP


Spyware.HiddenCamera is an application which takes a screenshot of the desktop at regular intervals and transmits this information to another computer over a network. It can be configured to monitor the client computer silently at startup.


Your Symantec program detects Spyware.HiddenCamera.


Spyware.HiddenCamera must be manually installed.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
  • Latest Rapid Release version January 5, 2017 revision 024
  • Initial Daily Certified version February 8, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version January 6, 2017 revision 003
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date February 8, 2006
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