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|Effects: ||It logs keystrokes in a file that is then sent via e-mail.|
|Detection updated on:||Oct. 23, 2003|
Lysem.A is a program that reaches the computer without the user realizing and logs keystrokes, with the aim of stealing the passwords entered with the keyboard.
When the logged file reaches a certain size, it is sent via e-mail to the address firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lysem.A is difficult to recognize, as it does not show any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.