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|Type:||Potentially Unwanted Program (PUP)|
It logs the keystrokes typed by the user, captures passwords and screenshots, and can be used to view the emails that have been sent and received, among other actions.
|First detected on:||Dec. 13, 2005|
|Detection updated on:||July 29, 2008|
Elite belongs to the category of Potentially Unwanted Programs, also known as PUPs. It logs the keystrokes typed by the user, captures screenshots and monitors the content of the clipboard, among other actions.
It can also be used to view the emails that have been sent and received and records the applications that have been run.
Aditionally, it can be run in stealth mode, in order not to be visible in System Tray.
Elite is easy to recognize, as it displays the following image belonging to the license agreement when it is installed:
In order to consult the routine followed by Elite, click here.