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  3. Spyware.XPSpy


February 13, 2007 11:50:02 AM
Risk Impact:
Systems Affected:
Windows 2000, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows NT, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP


Spyware.XPSpy is a commercial keylogger that hides its presence from the user. Spyware.XPSpy can monitor all the keystrokes made on the system. This funtionality allows XPSpy to monitor e-mails, chat sessions, websites visited, usernames and passwords and other confidential data.


Your Symantec program detects Spyware.XPSpy.


Spyware.XPSpy 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 December 28, 2005
  • Latest Daily Certified version September 28, 2010 revision 036
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date January 5, 2006
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