- February 13, 2007 11:48:55 AM
- Security Assessment Tool
CainAbel is a Security Risk program that can sniff and crack passwords.
Definitions dated prior to March 13, 2006 detect this risk as PWSteal.Cain.
Your Symantec program detects CainAbel.
This security risk can be manually installed or installed as a component of another program.
Antivirus Protection Dates
Initial Rapid Release version October 2, 2014 revision 022
Latest Rapid Release version August 16, 2017 revision 021
Initial Daily Certified version March 13, 2006
Latest Daily Certified version August 17, 2017 revision 001
Initial Weekly Certified release date March 15, 2006
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