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


February 24, 2006 3:32:17 AM
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Spyware.BossEye is a spyware program that captures screenshots at specified intervals. These screenshots are stored on the computer and can be accessed remotely in real-time or at a later time by the manager component of the application on another computer. The application can be configured to start recording silently at specific times and durations.

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 23, 2006
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date March 1, 2006
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