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It logs the keystrokes and the activity of the mouse in order to steal all type of information about the user, such as passwords, banking data and email addresses, among others. It does not spread automatically by its own means.
|First detected on:||Aug. 23, 2008|
|Detection updated on:||Aug. 25, 2008|
KeyLogger.EA is a Trojan which is designed to log the keystrokes and the activity of the mouse. This way, it can obtain any type of information about the user, such as passwords, banking data, email addresses and usernames, among others.
Then, it sends the gathered information to its creator via an FTP server.
KeyLogger.EA does not spread automatically by its own means. It needs an attacking user's intervention in order to reach the affected computer.
KeyLogger.EA is difficult to recognize, as it does not display any messages or warnings that indicate it has reached the computer.>